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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Darhyl Boone, December 5, 2000. Interview K-0246. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

Change brings the decline of rural values

Boone bemoans the decline of rural values like "respect for adults, respect for Christian values, and respect for the church." Madison County, he thinks, has changed a great deal: it once was a place where people did not have to lock their doors at night. He worries that the construction of the I-26 corridor might accelerate these changes.

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Oral History Interview with Darhyl Boone, December 5, 2000. Interview K-0246. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) in the Southern Oral History Program Collection, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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