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Re: Writer rediscovered after falling into disfavo
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Joseph asked: was the writer white or AA?
The paragraph below indicates, to me, she was probably white. clue: she heard her family's slaves.......
Young, the daughter of Dr. Elisha and Anne Eliza Ashe Tutwiler Young, grew up on a plantation near Newbern in what is now Hale County. As a small child, she heard her family’s slaves tell the same classic African-American stories of Br’er Rabbit and his buddies that inspired Chandler in Georgia.
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