December 9, 1989 • Boll Weevil Monument 70th Anniversary

December 9, 1989 • Boll Weevil Monument 70th Anniversary

The 70th Anniversary of the Boll Weevil Monument included a re-enactment of the original dedication. Marjorie Bagwell, the Peanut Queen for the 1919 event, and R. O. Fleming, brother of the 1919 Cotton King, were in attendance. The OSCAR Club organized the event. (The Enterprise Ledger, December 10, 1989)

 

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