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Once upon a time in Madison County Arkansas, money grew on trees. This is the true story by Marijuana Moonshiner, David Mac, of the legendary outlaw sheriff, Ralph Baker; a story too important to be forgotten, about a lawman once considered by the Arkansas Sheriffs Association to be the finest example of a sheriff the state had ever known. The same lawman shares the record as one of Arkansas' longest serving sheriff. A dark shadow is cast across every lawman who ever called the sheriff friend an ...more
This is the true story (or should I say, one side of the story) of a Yankee who came to the Ozarks to grow and sell marijuana. The books reads as if David Mac is nonchalantly telling stories around a campfire about his law breaking days. It has a certain level of charm for an Arkansan to read, especially hearing about bar hopping in Fayetteville and fishing on Beaver Lake. You can't help but want to root for the guy in parts and then shake sense into him in others. Overall, I really enjoyed this ...more