Eloise Spooner and her husband, George say they became lifelong friends with Mrs. Sherrod in the 1980s and credit her with helping to save the farm near Iron City.
NEW YORK (AP) - Cotton futures No. 2 closed $1.15 a bale higher
to $4.45 lower Tuesday.
The average price for strict low middling 1 & 1-16 inch spot
cotton advanced 17 points to 78.11 cents a pound Tuesday for the
seven markets, according to the Market News Branch, Memphis USDA.
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