I am Tom Freeland, a lawyer in Oxford, Mississippi. The picture in the header is my law office. I'm on Twitter as NMissC

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Wandering through the Delta



Depicted above: ¬†John Hurt’s grave on the Choctaw Ridge near Avalon, Mississippi; the Shamoun’s family restaurant in Clarksdale, the Resthaven; the Riverside Hotel, a blues landmark in Clarksdale, where Bessie Smith died, and any blues or gospel singer you know who passed through Clarksdale from […]

More photos of the store in Money, Mississippi

In July, I was passing through Money, Mississippi (no one goes by accident– I was taking Faulkner conferees through the Delta) and posted some pictures of the store there where Emmett Till encounted the woman whose husband killed him a few days later.¬† It’s a haunting place, and the current state of the […]

The Store at Money, Mississippi