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Central City, Kentucky c.1934 | 1930s | Americana | Documentary

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    June 5, 1934
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    kentucky, western kentucky, paradise, john prine, appalachia, coal train, great depression
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Central City, Kentucky c.1934

Central City, Kentucky - June 5, 1934:

"...And Daddy won't you take me back to Muhlenberg County, Down by the Green River where Paradise lay, Well, I'm sorry my son, but you're too late in asking. Mister Peabody's coal train has hauled it away." "Paradise"(1971) by John Prine. Date is approximate; true date unknown.

Central City, Kentucky c.1934