The Round Barn, A Biography of an American Farm, Volume 1: Silo and Barn, Milkhouse, Milk Routes

The Round Barn, A Biography of an American Farm, Volume 1: Silo and Barn, Milkhouse, Milk Routes

by Jacqueline Dougan Jackson

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781884941184
Publisher: Jacqueline Dougan Jackson
Publication date: 09/05/2013
Edition description: 1
Pages: 572
Sales rank: 848,957
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.70(d)

About the Author

Jacqueline Dougan Jackson is the author of fourteen books, including Stories from the Round Barn and More Stories from the Round Barn. A founding faculty member of Sangamon State University, now University of Illinois-Springfield, she has had her fiction read over Wisconsin Public Radio. She grew up on a Wisconsin dairy farm amidst extended family and pet goats.

Table of Contents

To the Readers of The Round Barn
About the Now
Acknowledgments
Prologue
 
Book One: The Silo, the Barn
1 Owl
2 Hayloft
3 Boots
4 Early Dougans
5 Delycetta
6 Grampa’s Growing Up
7 The Present Spirit
8 S.O.B
9 Building the Barn
10 The Pecan Grove
11 Why a Round Barn
12 Jim Howard
13 The Side Barn and the Calf Barn
14 Circumcision
15 Heels
16 You Are a Cow
17 Essentials for the Production of Clean Milk
18 Sicilian
19 Good Copy
20 Good for Something
21 Miss Egan
22 Dear Mr. Dougan
23 An Ambitious Young Man
24 I Refuse to Work Like a Horse
25 No Lights in the Barn!
26 Bloat
27 Naming Cows
28 Bossy
29 Building a Profitable Dairy Herd
30 Ode to a Wisconsin Farmer
31 Five Tit Nellies
32 On Top of the Silo
33 Dehorning
34 Unbutton
35 Afterbirth
36 Marble Game
37 The Manure Trolley
38 Billy Beadle
39 St. Ives
40 Russel Ullius
41 Herd Books
42 Fat Matters
43 The Mount Hope Index
44 Bull Stories
45 Milton Koenecke
46 Maypole Dance
47 Korn Kurls
48 Shingles
49 The Split in the Silo
50 Matches
51 Dan Goldsmith
52 Hari-Kari
53 The Great Hayloft in the Sky
 
Book Two: The Milkhouse
1 The Milk Room
2 Spiritual Milk
3 Mad at Nobody
4 Pa Stam
5 Rhythms
6 Dan Kelley
7 A Better Bottle
8 John’s Morning Run
9 The Babies’ Milkman
10 Chicken Pox
11 Counting Bugs
12 Ranger Mac
13 Raw Milk
14 Scaffold
15 Norm Peebles
16 Caps
17 Red and Loretta Holmes
18 Refund
19 Milk Bottle Necklace
20 Daddy Churns
21 George Schreiber
22 Paradise
23 The Tweedle Brothers
24 Flavor
25 Cockroaches
26 Butter and Cheese
27 Orland Potts
28 The Bacteriologist
29 Café au Lait
30 Tanks
 
Book Three: Milk Routes
1 The First Milk Route
2 Whipping Cream
3 The One-Armed Milkman
4 Howard Milner
5 Grampa’s Courtship
6 Jackie’s Milk Route
7 Movie, 1932
8 Acidophilus Milk
9 Route Book
10 The Great Depression
11 What Farmers Need
12 W.J. Scolds the Help
13 Mom & Pop Grocers
14 Skim Milk
15 Ronald Amos
16 Dear Blaine
17 The Shoe Factory
18 Snow
19 Oscar Berg
20 Judge Luebke
21 Prices
22 Howard and the Cream Thief
23 The Milkman’s Babies
24 Jo-King
25 Lyall Bacon
26 Due Credit
27 Lester Stam
28 The School Ads
29 Warner Brake
30 Walter Abbott
31 The Three-Legged Pig
32 Loyalty
33 Misfits
34 Lawrence Langklotz
35 Voice of Dougan’s Producers
36 Kazoozlehose
37 Pure Milk Association
38 Father of My Child
39 Soda Pop
40 Craig Moonlights
41 A Stable Market
42 The Watch

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