Wallace R. Stowers
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This interview is one of a series conducted concerning West Virginia business history. In this interview, Odell Henry discusses country stores in Cabell and Mason Counties. He also discusses: country stores and the surrounding community; dairy products such as milk and cream, and soft drinks. Also included is interview 323b. At the time of the interview, Odell Henry was the weigh man for the Huntington Pride in Tobacco Company in Huntington, West Virginia. He discusses: some company history and statistics; tobacco growers; different grades of tobacco; the process of selling tobacco; and youth groups involved in tobacco such as Future Farmers of America and 4-H Clubs.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-323.
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Marshall University Special Collections, OH64-323, Huntington, WV.