Hope (Images of America) by Joshua Williams

By Joshua Williams

positioned within the southwest nook of Arkansas, in a single of the oldest counties of the kingdom, the city of desire has mirrored the economic imaginative and prescient of the hot South on account that 1873 while the 1st plenty have been offered via the Cairo and Fulton Railroad corporation. wish has been domestic to nationally identified politicians invoice Clinton and Mike Huckabee; acclaimed musicians like Patsy Montana; entrepreneur Paul Klipsch of Klipsch audio system; and the farmer of the f44-year world-record watermelon, O. D. Middlebrooks. From thriving banks and native companies to brickyards and deal with factories, the folk and locations of desire mirror the economic nature and imaginative and prescient of a brand new South railroad city mixed with the allure of small-town America.

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