No Quittin' Sense

No Quittin' Sense

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This story, set in the Piney Woods country of East Texas, spans most of a century, from shortly after the close of the Civil War to the 1960's. It is the story of Charley White, who was born in the middle of those woodsa€”in a decaying windowless log cabin a few years after his mother and father were freed from slavery. His childhood, lived in almost unbelievable poverty, was followed by financial stability achieved in middle age through years of struggle. And then, in order to obey God's will, he abandoned this secure life, and for forty years he waged a one-man war on poverty and intolerance. Winner of the Carr P. Collins Award (best nonfiction book) of the Texas Institute of Letters, No Quittin' Sense presents the story of Rev. C. C. qCharleyq White, whose life has inspired thousands of readers since the book was first published in 1969. This edition is a digital facsimile of the 1969 edition.A lot is in the training, but that aina#39;t all of it a€” the kind of dog has something to do with it. A good deer dog wona#39;t trail anything but a deer, and you can take a coon dog out at night and he wona#39;t say a thing till he finds a coon track. When he finds anbsp;...

Title:No Quittin' Sense
Author:the Reverend C. C. White, Ada Morehead Holland
Publisher:University of Texas Press - 2011-05-18


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