SEGMENT: CHILDHOOD EDUCATION, CRIME, & CHILDHOOD ACTIVITIES
Gale Williams>UIS Collection T-Z>UIS Collection T-Z, Segment 7
- CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
- Mr. Williams & twin brother worked as janitor for school as a child. Most walked to school. Teachers were great. Discusses differences in education then & now. Obeyed teachers. Much homework. Had to do schoolwork after dinner. Played dominoes & card games after finishing homework.
- Recalls Sheriff coming to father for information regarding moonshiners. Wife's family related to Shelton Gang. Story of relatives tying police up.
- CHILDHOOD ACTIVITIES
- Recollections; Travel