Packing Family Photographs

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The Caudill family sold their home and packs up family pictures to prepare to move. The family fought the coal company in court to protect their ancestral home which stood in the way of plans to expand a the mine. Caudill said said it took only took the mining companies 125 years to force the Caudills out of Mud River--but they finally did it.
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The Caudill family sold their home and packs up family pictures to prepare to move. The family fought the coal company in court to protect their ancestral home which stood in the way of plans to expand a the mine. Caudill said said it took only took the mining companies 125 years to force the Caudills out of Mud River--but they finally did it.
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