The Extraordinary Life Of The Folsom Prison Singer

People of all ages and from all walks of life have undoubtedly heard the name Johnny Cash at some point in their life. This man has proved that even a farm boy from Arkansas can grow up and have an enormous impact in people’s lives though his music and contributions.

Early Years

When Johnny Cash was born on February 26, 1932, his parents Ray and Carrie lived in Kingsland, Arkansas. The family moved to northeast Arkansas and settled in Dyess Colony when Cash was three years old. Johnny, along with his siblings and parents, worked long hours on the family’s 20 acre farm.

Young Cash grew up listening to his mother sing hymns and folk songs. These and the songs that he’d hear from the railroad workers and farm hands were all an inspiration for his own songs in later years.

In 1950, after graduating from high school, Johnny moved … Read the rest

Guide Low-cost Flights To Anyplace You Want To Be

Cheap TravelIf you’re eager for a getaway however your finances is lean, there are lots of things you are able to do to save money on vacation. On this series of guides, our freelance Hipmunk travel writers detail the best time of yr to fly into a city, what are the preferred airlines and airports, how one can get to the airport easily, and even what to do while in your trip in some of the most popular US cities. For Circle Pacific Kind Fares it’s worthwhile to journey in a single direction only and full travel inside certain mileage allowances. While in South America we learnt that the LADE Air in Argentina (flown by army pilots) has crazy cheap flights to Patagonia, which is after all not listed in mass search engines online. It’s cheaper to fly on a Tuesday or Wednesday than some other day of the week (until … Read the rest

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