Mr. Wright, whose family owns farmland outside Pine Bluff, won his claim.
Pine Bluff was a veritable pest-hole; the water was of a greenish color, the air full of germs of disease and poisonous vapors.
I was at Pine Bluff when de Yankees was shooting all over de place.
One of my brothers, six years older than me, come up here to Pine Bluff to jine the Yankees.
We colored folks had to make it here to Pine Bluff to the county band.
Paty had two places-one about four miles from Pine Bluff and the other about four miles from England on the river.
I farmed at Kerr and just worked 'round town those few months in Pine Bluff.
The first thing I remember was that they were picking cotton in Pine Bluff or near there.
I worked nine years at that heading factory in the east end (of Pine Bluff).
I learned since I come here to Pine Bluff there's enough churches here to save the world, but there's some mean people here.