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At Age 92, Man Recalls His Days as a Youth in Ash Grove

http://ozarkspub.vo.llnwd.net/o37/KSMU/audio/mp3/atage92man_6401.mp3

We’re going to hear excerpts from an interview with 92-year-old Frank King. This interview was conducted by Jim Wood. Frank, who was born in 1917 begins by talking about what he remembers about growing up in Ash Grove, Missouri. He also shares what it was like to see a "talkie" for the first time. He recalls how the Great Depression impacted his neighbors and family.