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Davis, Marjorie Pickle

Davis, Marjorie Pickle

Davis, Marjorie Pickle

Date: Wednesday, July 18, 1984

Interview 42a : In this interview with Megan Lambert and Edythe Weeks, Marjorie Pickle Davis reminisces about growing up in Diboll at the Star Hotel. Her father worked for the Texas Southeastern Railroad, but her mother, Ruth Estes Pickle, and grandmother, Emily Estes, ran the Star Hotel boarding house. She describes cooking and cleaning for the boarders, mostly Southern Pine Lumber Company workers from the time she was a young child.