During the Great Depression, my grandparents, like many people at that time, found
themselves in a very difficult financial situation. After moving to find employment, my
grandfather worked hard to provide for the basic needs of his family. After receiving
income for a few months, my grandfather again was in a very tough situation when the
mill he worked for was forced to close. Several months behind on rent, in debt, and
struggling to make ends meet, my grandparents moved back to the city where they
had lived before....