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4 Months of Unaccounted Time Passed in This

It's April 5, 1935 when Edna writes the check purchasing cotton seed. She and Moze are planting seed in April or May when a tornado strikes. Next morning house is fixed and cotton an all time low, Edna makes trip to bank, gets idea for an extra $100 for having first load, cotton ready to be picked. A short time later after hiring pickers, Mr. Will listening to radio that Huey Long was assassinated 10 days ago, which was September 10, 1935.

We miss seeing these people suffer in unbearable Texas heat in the summer!