I Got Them Old Jake Leg Blues – 1930

© Jerry F. Couch ALCOHOL HAS LONG BEEN USED as a medium into which herbs and flowers will transfer their flavor and fragrance for extracts and perfumes.  During Prohibition (the Eighteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution), some people turned to flavorings, patent tonics, and perfumes or colognes as liquor substitutes.  Despite a very satisfactory alcohol… Read More I Got Them Old Jake Leg Blues – 1930

Cleveland High School – Changes in the 1970’s

© Jerry F. Couch Its beginning was filled with optimism and promise… When the new Cleveland High School building was constructed in 1962, it was expected that Appalachian Power’s generation facility at Carbo, and Clincfield Coal Corporation’s new mines would bring an influx of residents to the area.  That did happen – to some extent. … Read More Cleveland High School – Changes in the 1970’s