The livestock Boss has the duty of overseeing
the well being of all the horses and mules on the entire trail ride.
Charlie serves as Scout
and as Chief of Scouts for many years on the Salt Grass Trail
Ride before being elected Livestock Boss. As a result, he is
a Lifetime Scout of the Salt Grass Trail. Charlie's son Mitch
now carries on the tradition, being appointed Chief of Scouts in 2006. Charlie
and his father, Floyd Morgan, foubded wagon 20, "Double M Trail Riders",
in 1975. Charlie spent 50-odd years in the oilfield and several years boarding
horses before he and his wife, Alice, retired. Charlie and Alice's children,
Mitch and Toni, seven grandchildren and six great grand children also ride
the Salt Grass Trail.