Foaled 8/14/1897, Springfield, IL. Bred by JC Brunk.
Registered Morgan progeny: 3 colts, 4 fillies.
Bess Franklin, [is] one of the most stylish, nice gaited, strongest bred, best all around Morgan mares to be found in the land. She has won first and second premiums at Illinois State Fairs, and sweepstakes twice(every time shown) over all breeds at Nashua, Iowa.