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Did I miss a county?  Thought #77 was Polk.
Straighten me out please.

Frances C.


>RALLS COUNTY (G-3 on the Missouri Highway map) pop. about 8,300.  US 61
>runs down the east side; US 33 and 24 run together to nip the northeast
>corner.  MO 19 comes into the southwest corner and cuts northeast to
>meet US 61 at New London, the county seat with about a thousand
>residents.
>
>The county was named for Daniel Ralls, a representative from Pike Co
>(from which Ralls was split).  It was Ralls, who literally on his death
>bed cast the deciding vote that carried Thomas H. Benton into the U.S.
>Senate as Missouriís second senator in 1820 (David Barton was unopposed).
>

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