Waters of Life from Conecuh Ridge

Waters of Life from Conecuh Ridge

Author: Wade H. Hall

Publisher: New South Incorporated

ISBN: 1588381358

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 70

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Clyde May was the patriarch of a family from rural Bullock County, Alabama. He was a devoted father, a war veteran, and a churchgoer. He was also a moonshiner. This memoir, based on oral history interviews with May's son, Kenny, explores May's life and his passion for making good whiskey despite the risk of going to jail. Now the family tradition is taking a new twist, as Kenny and his siblings have established Alabama's first legal distillery to bottle and sell a distinctive whiskey based on the late Clyde May's recipe.
An Interview with Abraham Lincoln
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Wade Hall
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-01 - Publisher: NewSouth Books

Author Wade Hall has taken Abraham Lincoln’s actual words from speeches, articles, and letters and assembled them in the form of answers to questions posed in an imagined interview with a fictional young journalist recently returned from the war front. The result is a fresh look at the mind and
A Culinary Tour Through Alabama History
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Monica Tapper
Categories: Cooking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-04 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

One of the surest ways to connect with the past is to sample what was on its plate. That's the goal with this gustatory journey through Alabama history. Sweetmeats with the governor's lonely, oft-depressed wife in 1832 Greensboro. Shrimp and crabmeat casserole at a long-departed preacher's house at the Gaines
It’s Good Weather for Fudge
Language: en
Pages: 88
Authors: Sue Brannan Walker
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-03 - Publisher: NewSouth Books

In It’s Good Weather for Fudge: Conversing with Carson McCullers, Sue Walker imagines a friendship and conversation with McCullers as they share memories of two women growing up in the Deep South, McCullers in Georgia and Walker in Alabama. The past becomes the present in this poem that ranges from
Waters of Life from Conecuh Ridge
Language: en
Pages: 70
Authors: Wade H. Hall, Kenneth Lewis May
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: New South Incorporated

Clyde May was the patriarch of a family from rural Bullock County, Alabama. He was a devoted father, a war veteran, and a churchgoer. He was also a moonshiner. This memoir, based on oral history interviews with May's son, Kenny, explores May's life and his passion for making good whiskey
Thomas D. Clark of Kentucky
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: John E. Kleber
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-14 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

By the flip of a coin, Thomas Dionysius Clark became intertwined in the vast history of Kentucky. In 1928, Clark received scholarships to both the University of Cincinnati and to the University of Kentucky. Kentucky won the coin toss and the claim to one of the South's eminent historians. In