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1001 Stories For The Road

HANG DOWN YOUR HEAD, TOM DOOLEY: On May 1, 1868, they took Tom Dula down to the old depot in Statesville and hung him from a white oak tree for the murder of Laura Foster, Legend has it that while waiting in prison he came up with the basic chorus to the folk song that we know today...