The One Mile Sign: The Life and Times of a Cotton Picking Tobacco Primer by James P. Daniels
Through a series of short stories and memories, "The One Mile Sign" depicts the the life and times of a southern man who decided his humble beginnings would not regulate who he would become. James Daniels was born in rural North Carolina in 1935. Through his life he has overcome obstacles to become a success in an american institution, The Smithsonian. The book shows that with determination and drive, your beginnings doesn't have to be the end.