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Chickasaw Indians

The Chickasaw Nation slowly brought into the white man’s world

Columnist Jack Lamar Mayfield writes about the Chickasaw Nation and how the entire culture underwent a tremendous change when the white man arrived. (March 29, 2013, Page 3B)

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    Chickasaw, Spanish part company in 1541.

    Historian Jack Mayfield continues his series on the history of the north Mississippi Chickasaw tribe. (March 22, 2013, Page 2B)

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      The Chickasaw — ‘Spartans of the Mississippi Valley’

      Historian and columnist Jack Mayfield continues his series about the native residents of north Mississippi, the Chickasaw Indians. (March 15, 2013, Page 3B)

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        North Mississippi: The land of the Chickasaw

        Historian Jack Mayfield begins a series of articles about the true first natives of North Mississippi. (March 8, 2013, Page 2B)

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          Legend of Lafayette County’s lost Indian gold

          Former Oxonian J.W. “Jay” Mitchell writes a guest column about a longtime local legend – gold that Indians received for their land was buried in Lafayette County – he heard at a recent class reunion. (February 28, 2012, Page 4)

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            The organization of Lafayette County

            Columnist and local historian Jack Lamar Mayfield tells us how Lafayette County was formed. (June 17, 2011, Page 2B)

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              Letters to the Editor

              Maralyn Howell Bullion writes to remind readers about the story of Betsy Love Allen and to note how appropriate it is to pay tribute to the longtime Toccopola resident during Women’s History Month. (March 21, 2011, Page 4A)

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