TITLE

I remember picking cotton as a kid but it wasn't worth $2 a pound in '53

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;3/3/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the difference of the price of cotton in 1953 to its worth more than five decades after.
ACCESSION #
59250562

 

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