Dorothea Harfield's Banjer, The Ding Dong Clocks, & Her Love of God
By Robert Chapin
Published: September 1, 2011.
Dorothea's family from the hills of North Carolina were loggers and followed work to New England.
She was not the prettiest of girls but had an inner quality which touched my heart. She was a true Christian and lived her life because of her "Love of God"
Without reading a note of music and with her old banjo, broke into "Foggy Mountain Breakdown" by Earl Scruggs. Read on...