The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #63103   Message #2772133
Posted By: Gibb Sahib
23-Nov-09 - 05:57 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Fire Maringo / Fire Marengo
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Fire Maringo
Interesting, Charley. The men were gripping bars or handles, right? Or? And by "heaving". should I assume you mean pushing? Thanks

Oh, and for anyone is coming across this thread for the first time, I'd like to re-link to this cool photo of cotton screwers in Galveston, scroll down to page 33/34 of this document The gangs were segregated by that time.