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OLD NEWS: 'Slackers' 100 years ago were war averse

By Celia Storey

This article was published August 7, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

Book cover for William Cunningham’s "The Green Corn Rebellion"

Page one of the Aug 4. 1917, Arkansas Gazette reports news of anti-draft rioting in central Oklahoma, action by poor tenant farmers that would later b...

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Page one of the Aug 4. 1917, Arkansas Gazette reports news of anti-draft rioting in central Oklahoma, action by poor tenant farmers that would later b...

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