Vacation Time

TitleVacation Time
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsCobb, Margaret Ogle
MagazineSmoky Mountain Historical Society Journal and Newsletter
Issue Number1 & 2
Date Publishedspring-summer
SubjectsFood, Health, Houses, Mountain life, Personal narratives

Recounts the author's memories of spending time at her grandparents' homes near Baskin's Creek. Describes a cabin, a mill, and two big houses at some length; tells stories about a two-room schoolhouse, preparing food, an ulcerated leg, each of the author's aunts and uncles as young people, washing clothes, gardening, and growing tobacco. Includes two photographs.


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