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AN APPALACHIAN LEGACY, Mannington Life & Spirit
AN APPALACHIAN LEGACY Mannington Life Spirit Author:Arthur C. Prichard This is the story of Mannington, a small town set among West Virginia Hill, in the larger region of the Appalachia. The story highlights some events and people whose lives have been involved in the town. It tells of early settlers, oil and gas field workers, Lebanese peddlers, and a woman who broke the sex barrier int he study and practice of me... more »dicine. There is recounted the coming of a railroad, horseless carriages, telephones, streetcars, chautauquas, circuses, and what may have been, the first community radio cable in the nation.
The book provides a picture of life in a small town during an important time in our country's history. It is a human story to which all can relate, whether they are from the area or elsewhere.« less