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<strong style='color: #ab000a;font-size:18px;'>NEW:</strong><br />Sleeping in Dixie’s Feather Bed: Growing Up White in the Segregated South

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Sleeping in Dixie’s Feather Bed: Growing Up White in the Segregated South

by Lou Ellen Watts

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The author of this book now lives in Franklin, Indiana. But her growing-up years were spent in the deep South: South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee and Louisiana. This book tells the story of her odyssey through a segregated culture. Loving the rich history of the region, she still wondered about the prejudice in her society: an ugly bus incident, discrimination in stores, a cross burning in the neighborhood. This is the story of how the Civil Rights movement came to a working class southern belle and started her on a different course.

Cracking the Camouflage Ceiling: Faith Persistence and Progress in the Army Chaplaincy During the Early Integration of Women in the Military

Cracking the Camouflage Ceiling: Faith Persistence and Progress in the Army Chaplaincy During the Early Integration of Women in the Military

by Chaplain (Colonel) Janet Yarlott Horton US Army (Ret)

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Janet Horton was one of the first women chaplains in the US military. Men in the armed forces were not easily accepting women in the days of challenge and change in the 1970s. Some officers and enlisted men, even among the chaplaincy, refused to respect women chaplains. Both officers and men sometimes mocked, demeaned and threatened Horton in her work.

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DORIS DAY NETWORKING! By Mary Anne Barothy, Doris Day’s Former Secretary

As we approach the holidays, starting with THANKSGIVING, I just want to look back and thank some of the people in my life who made a big difference. First, I need to thank my parents, Rose and Charles Barothy.  They
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