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By William Lindsey McDonald

WILLIAM LINDSEY McDONALD and Michael McDonald Backensto. Descended from early pioneers of Florence and Lauderdale County, Alabama, the writer all started accumulating old information regarding the Muscle Shoals greater than a part century in the past. This examine has concerned own interviews with Civil struggle veterans, former slaves, and descendants of either local americans and households of the frontier who have been one of the first of the eu descendants to reach in North Alabama. through the years, William Lindsey McDonald has worn many hats. As a global warfare II and Korean conflict veteran, he's a retired military Colonel, a retired leader of television A’s price range and value regulate employees on the nationwide Fertilizer improvement middle, and a retired minister of the United Methodist Church. As a journalist and writer, this can be the newest of a few his books that support to inform the tale of the Muscle Shoals.

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