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Author Suggs, George G., 1929-
Title "My world is gone" : memories of life in a southern cotton mill town / George G. Suggs, Jr
Imprint Detroit : Wayne State University Press, c2002
book jacket
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 人文社會聯圖  HD8039.T42 U6684 2002    AVAILABLE    30610020126140
Descript 188 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 179) and index
Introduction: A lost world -- Maggie's gold -- Fires in the night -- The doctors and the mill hands -- The dope wagon -- A woman named sofa -- Mill hands and Christmas -- Death and the mill hands -- Mill village peddling -- A question of status -- Early education in the mill villages -- Baseball: the sport of mill workers -- Mill hands and religion -- The company store -- Leisure time and the mill hands -- Conclusion: Changing worlds
Subject Suggs, George G., 1929-
Textile workers -- North Carolina -- Bladenboro -- Biography
Cotton textile industry -- North Carolina -- Bladenboro -- History
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