Interview with Clarence Maggard

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  • Identifier: 1987 OH 040
  • Date: 1/20/1987
  • Interviewer: Ellis, William E.
  • Interviewee: Maggard, Clarence
  • Location: Hazard, KY
  • Duration: :52:44
  • Time Summary: 00:00 - 02:00 Introduction.
    02:00 - 03:30 Clarence Maggard, Alumnus, a 1934 graduate of EKU was born in 1909 at Cooncreek, Leslie County, Kentucky.
    03:30 - 08:00 Father was mountain farmer, lumberman using team of mules to haul logs out of the hills to the rivers which was later ran by river to Frankfort. Mother was a teacher.
    08:00 - 11:00 Continued discussing background of Father's jobs.
    11:00 - 16:00 Discussed educational background. Went to one-room school.
    16:00 - 17:00 Discussed Quentin Keen.
    17:00 - 25:00 Discussed discipline problems in school.
    25:00 - 30:00 Discussed his stay at Lee's College.
    30:00 - 32:50 Discussed working for five hours on Saturdays for 75 cents while attending Eastern.
    32:50 - 38:00 Continued discussing his teaching career.
    38:00 - 40:00 Talks of dealing with coal thirty-nine years.
    40:00 - 45:00 Remembers classmates and faculty at Eastern.
    45:00 - 47:00 Mentions "Turkey" Hughes.
    47:00 - 52:00 Discussed entertainment on campus.
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Citation

“Interview with Clarence Maggard,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed March 30, 2020, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/96.