By Marilyn Mayer Culpepper
A lonely widow with young ones, Sally Randle Perry is suffering to get her lifestyles again jointly, following the loss of life of her husband within the battle. Virginia Caroline Smith Aiken, a spouse and mom, born into affluence and protection, struggles to emerge from the monetary and mental difficulties of the postwar international. Susan Darden, additionally a spouse and mom, information the uncertainties and frustrations of her lifestyles in Fayette, Mississippi. Jo Gillis tells the unhappy story of a tender mom straining to deal with the depressed situations enveloping such a lot ministers within the aftermath of the struggle. because the spouse of a Methodist Episcopal minister within the Alabama convention she sacrifices herself into an early grave in an try to extra her husband’s occupation. lack of ability to assemble a debt thrice that of the $10,000 debt her father owed introduced Anna Clayton Logan, her 11 brothers and sisters, and her mom and dad face-to-face with starvation.
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