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Richmond to Richland

by way of Fulton, and then over the bridge to Lexington;
on to Orleans during the war;
Returning to Lexington, for the final score.

Furman Owens, 12 years old. Can’t read. Doesn’t know his A,B,C’s.
Said, “Yes I want to learn but can’t when I work all the time.”
Been in the mills 4 years, 3 years in the Olympia Mill. Columbia, S.C.

(caption: Lewis W. Hines)


Currently listening:
Babies in the Mill
By: Dorsey Dixon
Release date: 1998-01-13


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