Glover, Besse 1975-02-28

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Besse Glover recalls her early life in Floyd County, Texas.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Besse Glover

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Date: February 28, 1975


Interviewer: Terri Kinard

Length: 30 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Birth (1902), Jones County Texas, To Floyd County Texas (1917), By train, First house, Flu epidemic (1918), Quanah Acme and Pacific Railroad (1928), Schools attended, Activities, Family, Games and toys, Dances, Celebrations, Christmas, Fourth of July, Funerals, Mrs. Glover's wedding, Clothing, Depression (1930s), World War I, Parents, First job, Picking cotton, First school, Jones County, Water supply, Fuel, Foods eaten, Food preparation and storage.

Tape 1, Side 2: Methods of transportation, Attended Baptist Church, Revivals, Christmas (again), School holidays, First radio, Broadcasts, First car (1924), First movie, Married (1920), Jess Glover husband, Courtship.

Range Dates: 1902-1930s

Bulk Dates: 1917-1930s

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