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I Go South: An Unprejudiced Visit to a Group of Cotton Mills Harry Shumway

I Go South: An Unprejudiced Visit to a Group of Cotton Mills

Harry Shumway

Published July 1st 2004
ISBN : 9781417940141
Paperback
112 pages
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 About the Book 

1930. With illustrations from photographs by the author. Shumway was hired by a group of Boston businessmen to go down to Alabama and write about what he heard and saw about a group of five cotton mills for which they were selling agents. He wasMore1930. With illustrations from photographs by the author. Shumway was hired by a group of Boston businessmen to go down to Alabama and write about what he heard and saw about a group of five cotton mills for which they were selling agents. He was chosen because he was a Yankee, a novelist, an unbiased and unopinionated person who is trained to write about people and would write his report with an open mind. Contents: I Go South- Children of the South- Three Old Men who Liked It- In the Mill- Not Help but Partners- Lets Go Places - Church and a Few Calls- Towels by the Million- Whats being Done for the Young Folks- The Drift from the Farms- and The Last Word.