Lones Seiber

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A native Tennessean, Lones Selber was seven at the time of the events he describes here. He watched the battle from the corner of White and Washington streets.

The editors wish to thank Thomas J. Baker, Jr., whose study of the McMinn County political machine provided valuable additional information.

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February/march 1985

The GIs came home to find that a political machine had taken over their Tennessee county. What they did about it astounded the nation.