Yessuh, folk talk funny roun’ these here parts. They talk about things like “sewin’ machine awl” (oil) and things down in the woods in a low-lyin’ place as bein’ “down in the holler.” (hollow)
Well, yessiree, I’m gettin’ the hang of it, I think. And here’s a barn shot I took recently that was down in the holler a wee bit.
I hopes y’all ‘ll come back now, heah?
ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY: in 1916, President Woodrow Wilson sent 12,000 US troops over the border into Mexico in a failed attempt to apprehend the bandit, Pancho Villa.
TRIVIA FOR TODAY: at the time of the Civil War, New Orleans was the Confederates most populous city.