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“Children of Ozark Mountaineer” Not from the brittle orchards: barren gardens: Dog-run houses with the broken windows: Hen-shat houseyards where the children huddle Barefoot in winter: tiny in too big rags: Fed on porkfat: corn meal: cheap molasses: Fed on famine rations out of fields Where grass grew taller than a child could touch once Archibald MacLeish, Land of the Free, 1938

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Originally posted 2018-01-01 21:34:22.