Donated by John D. Messer

John Messer is the author of Earth Sweat Blood and Tears.

If you would like to contact John D. Messer below is his email .

Messer1506@aol.com

 

Thank You !

He was born in rural Arkansas in 1937. Mr. Messer's book may be purchased at Lantern Book Store or found at the Greene County Library in the Genealogy Department .

Thank you Mr. Messer for contributing to Greene County's history .

About the Author

The Author lives in quiet revere, near San Diego, California with his wife “Peg” of forty-five years. He wrote two other books before endeavoring to improve on this version of ESB&T. He considers the documenting of his family history his finest work.

Written by :

John D. Messer

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Earth Sweat Blood and Tears

 

 

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5/13/05

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Index

INTRODUCTION TO DEDUCTIVE THINKING PAGE 1
THE GENERAL PAGE 2
MY DADDY PAGE 3
MEET EMMIT AND MARTHA POE PAGE 4
STAY OFF THE FLOOR PAGE 5
STRONG MEN AND GREAT HORSES PAGE 6
GONNA GET ME A DOG PAGE 7
JEANER JACKSON JOINS US PAGE 8
THE LONG JOURNEY AND THE SHORT ONE PAGE 9
THE BEAR IS TRYING TO HURT MY DADDY PAGE 10
COTTON COUNTRY PAGE 11
REMEMBERING THE CIVIL WAR WITH UNCLE FLOYD PAGE 12
THEM OLD MULES HAS RUN AWAY WITH MY DADDY PAGE 13
WITH BLOOD WE PAY PAGE 14
UNDERSTANDING THE EIGHTH COMMANDMENT PAGE 15
WHERE HATH THY GONE MY NOBLE FRIEND PAGE 16
THE POOR CHILDREN OF EVE PAGE 17
THE LITTLE GREEN CHRISTMAS TREE PAGE 18
A JOG DOWN MEMORY LANE PAGE 19
OLD GOAT IS DOWN PAGE 20
THE GENERAL'S AIDE IS BORN PAGE 21
THE HEART OF THE WHOLE FAMILY PAGE 22
THE COMPANY FARM PAGE 23
BEYOND THE VEIL PAGE 24
THE FATHER THE SON AND THE HOLY GHOST PAGE 25
CHRISTMAS DOO DOO PAGE 26
BONE OF MY BONE FLESH OF MY FLESH PAGE 27
UNCLE TOM WILL BE HERE SATURDAY PAGE 28
WHAT EVIL HATH CONSUMED MY CHILD PAGE 29
THE PICKING AND GINNING OF COTTON PAGE 30
EVERYTHING IS MADE EASIER WITH LAUGHTER PAGE 31
IN SORROW , SHALT THOU BRING FORTH CHILDREN PAGE 32
THE FLOOD GATES OPENED AND THE RAIN FELL PAGE 33
THE FINAL LINK CLOSES THE CIRCLE PAGE 34
WHERE ART THOU , OGH MY BROTHER PAGE 35
STRETCHING THE INVISIBLE UMBILICAL PAGE 36
THE ASSUMPTION OF THE GENERAL PAGE 37

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I usually don't post copyrighted information or recent information because of the copyright laws .But I will make a exception because this book tells so much information on Greene County , Ar.. Because this is a copyrighted book and the copyright laws I'm am posting the email that was sent donating it to the site . To protect the author as well as myself .

Tina Easley

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