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Come Quittin' Time

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From child laborer to family matriarch, a mother's lifetime spent in Southern cotton mills.
Paperback, 184 pages
Published May 1st 2007 by Alabaster (first published April 1st 2007)
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Kristin W
Sep 07, 2013 Kristin W rated it liked it
I'm researching a novel set around the cotton mills of South Carolina and Alabama, so I read this book for a first-person insight. This is mostly the story of the author's mother, who began working at the mills at a young age. The author relays her stories and also tells his own tales of growing up in a mill town as a child of two mill worker parents.

I found most of these stories fascinating, especially considering my great-grandmother and her parents were mill people, too. I never got the chanc
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