In winter one must draw the little hickory split chair close to the hearth, for most of the heat from the great glowing fire goes up the chimney. The house may have a small window-sash immovably built in. Often there is none. The woman cooks breakfast before sun-up, and supper after dark, by the smoky [...]comments
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Please welcome guest writer Bonnie Heiskell Peters. Ms. Peters grew up in Union County, Tennessee. She is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and is retired from TVA. Upon her retirement she began recording Union County history and was appointed Union County Historian in 1994. She has authored or co-authored 8 books: Our Union [...]comments