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"Everything dried up. The fields were, he [John] said, 'The dust! That's when you had the dust bowl.' And he said, 'You couldn't keep anything out on the pastures out in the fields because it was all, all gone.' So they just sold out. And he said that the railroad come in there and was loading up their cattle. And he said everybody rushed to sell. And they were shipped out of there on railroad cars."

Birdie Farr on the Dust Bowls

   

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