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Havard, Pearl Weaver

Havard, Pearl Weaver

Havard, Pearl Weaver

Date: Thursday, August 08, 1985

Interview 73a : Born in 1912 as a descendant of early Angelina County settlers, Pearl Weaver Havard spent most of her life in Angelina County. In this interview with Marie Davis, she remembers going to school in Beulah and Diboll, how she played as a child, the fun activities available for teenagers, and the home remedies they relied on when the doctor was too far away. She lived through the Great Depression as a young wife, working her way through WWII at various jobs, including the Box Factory in Diboll.