One of the knowledgeable guys in the hills, up Mate Creek, is Elmer Hatfield. And I’m sure glad THE FEUD meets his approval. I will be seeing Elmer again soon as I am heading to the West Virginia-Kentucky borderland this weekend.
Here’s what he says:
“Being the great grandson of Hogfloyd Hatfield, and having read most of Dean’s Book, I must say that I am impressed at its accuracy. Many events are described exactly the way my Dad and Grandpa told me as a youth.”
This plate will look a little grittier
when I get there!
photo of car by me. photo of tracks in Matewan by Gordon Stettinius.