THE GREAT DEPRESSION: 'It was just the way we lived'
Published 10/13/2008, The Forum
Former Cavalier County farmer and state legislator recalls -- with others -- the 'Dirty '30s' and lessons worth remembering today
The stuff of history books spread to headlines in recent days as financial markets worldwide slid into a still-plunging spiral. The chaos of declining credit, capital and confidence has begged a question no one can answer: Are we heading toward a second Great Depression?