BOX III. 10 – Writings by Dix - guest writer
Folder 10 of 22
Dix tells the story of the horses at Woodstock and of the bronze statue
of General Johnston on his horse, given to him by Dix’s grandfather
Charles Nicholas Minor Meriwether, that surmounts the Tomb of the Army
of Tennessee in Metairie Cemetery at New Orleans.
1. Guest writer for the Nashville Banner in the column “Speaking of
Horses,” by Gilbert M. Orr [December 14, 1942]
2. Foreword by Dix to the book Sonny Boy’s Day at the Zoo, by Ella
Bentley Arthur (Dix’ secretary). Illustrations by her husband Stanley
Clisby Arthur. The book was written while Dix worked in New York for the
Evening Journal. Photo copy of book and foreword (book on order) New
York, The Century Co., 1913.
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