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Table of Contents Acknowledgments Introduction Village Life Marshmallows Dolls from Miss Sally Brick Stores Goose Fights & Mrs. Heller's Parrots Children Playing Wild Horses in the Street M.F. Heller & the Loafers' Paradise Pretty Ladies in Pink Frills Dead Horses in the Boneyard Paying Social Calls Two Houses Old Town vs. New Town Fire! Fire in the Night Spying Shamelessly The Roustabout Serenade Potter's Raiders Our Confederate Yankee Village School Going to School School Days Recess Crowning Silas Stutts Picker Busting China Thunder Jugs Village Characters P. Otis Arrowsmith The Old Lamplighter Willie Chin Helpful Harry Ed Nexsen A Dog Named Tham Buzz and Hatchet Go Courting Lily The Coward Family Family Life Days on the Farm The War Years A Very Present Comfort Mama and the Bootlegger Moving The Christmas Eve Explosion A Visit from Mrs. Santa Claus
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Kingstree (S.C.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Anecdotes.
Kingstree (S.C.) -- History -- 20th century -- Anecdotes.
City and town life -- South Carolina -- Kingstree -- History -- 20th century -- Anecdotes.
Community life -- South Carolina -- Kingstree -- History -- 20th century -- Anecdotes.
Britton, Bessie Swann, b. 1894 -- Childhood and youth -- Anecdotes.
Kingstree (S.C.) -- Biography -- Anecdotes.