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Wayne Pruett Interview

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Long time resident of Portland, Wayne Pruett, sits down with Paula and Anita to discuss his childhood, growing up playing sports and how some of the…

Wayne Lamberth Interview

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Paula sits down with Wayne Lamberth, lifetime Portland area resident and Portland Banker for over 40 years. Mr. Lamberth tells his story of growing…

Interview of Mrs. Ora Belle Barnard Gossett

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Mrs. Bettye Glover talks with Mrs. Ora Belle Gossett on August 31st, 1993 in Mrs. Gossett's home. Discussion includes Mrs. Gossett's early life as a…

Interview of Wallace Patterson (Pat) Stovall [b. 9/12/1914 d. 9/17/2003]

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This is an oral history made at the July 27th, 1993 meeting of the Highland Rim Historical Society by Mrs. Bettye Glover interviewing Mr. Stovall. …

History of Parkers Chapel Community by Mrs. Alice Smith and Mrs. Pauline Walker

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Mrs. Bettye Glover speaks with Mrs. Alice Smith and Mrs. Pauline Walker from the Parkers Chapel Community about the areas history. This is taken from…