Volume VII, No. 4, Summer 1980

Publisher's Information

Story Melinda Stewart
Photography Mary Schmalstig
Publicity Rebecca Baldwin
Layout Mary Day
Business John Shore
Circulation Kathy Long
Art James Heck
Gerry Darnell Carmen Broyles
Kyle Burke Chris Cotrel
Mike King Mark Engsberg
Linda Lee Gina Jennings
Jill Splan Tracy Waterman
Carl Davis Todd Waterman
Leigh Ann Anderson
Ellen Gray Massey
Lance Collins Angela Hancook
Joe Jeffery Lea Ann Hicks
Vickie Massey Darrell Pollock
Patsy Watts Stephen Hough
James Baldwin
Ellen Massey
Dalton Wright
George Kastler
Patsy Watts
President Ellen Gray Massey
Vice President Meldred Donald
Secretary Melinda Stewart
Asst. Secretary Kathy Long
Treasurer John Shore
Asst. Treasurer Robert Duncan

BITTERSWEET, a special English class of students grades ten through twelve at Lebanon High School, hopes to capture the lore, crafts, traditions and culture of the Ozark people and to portray characteristics of the land which have influenced their life and development.



Ralph Gray, Editor, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC WORLD, Gaithersburg, Maryland

Vance Randolph, Folklorist, Fayetteville, Arkansas

Frank Sartwell, Editor, DEFENDERS OF WILDLIFE, Hyattsville, Md.

Pyke Johnson, Jr., Doubleday and Co., Old Greenwich, Connecticut


Ben F. Nelms, Professor of English Education, UMC, Columbia, Missouri

James C. Kirkpatrick, Secretary of State,

Jefferson City, Missouri

Russel Gerlach, Assoc. Professor of Geography SMSU, Springfield, Mo.

Theresa Teasdale, First Lady, State of Missouri Jefferson City, Missouri


Paul (Pete) Page, State Representative
Kathy Froelich
Frank N. Wright
Sue Griffith
Wallace Earp
Sue Engsberg
Esther Griffin
Dr. Howard W. Carrington
Susan Carr

BITTERSWEET is published quarterly by BITTERSWEET, Inc. Circulation is by subscription and newsstand. Back issues are available. All unsolicited manuscripts must be accompanied by a self-addressed stamped envelope. We welcome letters and assume we may use them in our magazine. No portion of this publication may be reproduced in any form, except for brief excerpts for review purposes, without the consent of the editors of BITTERSWEET. Second class postage paid at Lebanon, Missouri 65536 (ISSN 0097-8884) Return requested. Title design protected by U. S. Trademark registration.

Copyright © 1981 BITTERSWEET, INC.

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