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story.lead_photo.caption Johnny Cash during a 1960 concert in White Plains, N.Y.

In August 2011, the first Johnny Cash Music Festival was held at Arkansas State University, attracting thousands of fans and scores of musicians who performed to honor one of Arkansas’ most famous native sons. The crowd was also there to kick off awareness and fundraising for the restoration of Cash’s boyhood home and other historic properties in nearby Dyess.

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Style, Pages 27 on 10/02/2012

Print Headline: Here’s Johnny (Cash)

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  • Jackabbott
    October 2, 2012 at 9:52 a.m.

    The Johnny Cash project is very worthwhile and could be a boon for that part of the state.