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The Resource The lifelong impact of 4-H : stories from Texas, edited by Toby L. Lepley and Martha E. Couch

The lifelong impact of 4-H : stories from Texas, edited by Toby L. Lepley and Martha E. Couch

Label
The lifelong impact of 4-H : stories from Texas
Title
The lifelong impact of 4-H
Title remainder
stories from Texas
Statement of responsibility
edited by Toby L. Lepley and Martha E. Couch
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Heartwarming, surprising, and inspirational: this collection of thirty-one stories from families and individuals whose lives have been touched by 4-H covers more than a century of history in Texas. It traces the organization from its agricultural origins at the turn of the twentieth century to its present-day status as a training ground for leaders and professionals in fields ranging from the NFL to the US Senate. Told in the conversational voices of real-life participants, these essays relate an engaging story of the perseverance, dedicated work ethic, humility, and compassion that 4-H instil
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
630.71/709764
Index
no index present
LC call number
S533.F66
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lepley, Toby L.
  • Couch, Martha E.
Series statement
Texas A & M AgriLife Research and Extension Service Series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agricultural extension work
  • 4-H clubs
  • 4-H clubs
  • Agricultural extension work
  • Texas
Label
The lifelong impact of 4-H : stories from Texas, edited by Toby L. Lepley and Martha E. Couch
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Chris Boleman -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Corn clubs and the origins of 4-H / Thomas "Tom" Meriwether Marks -- The depression and farm life / Leola Lala Kalich -- A living legend / Alvin G. Davis -- A well-balanced development / Lois Kalich -- The $25 savings account / Iris Kalich -- The life of a panhandle girl / Helen Piehl -- Number seventeen / Joe Townsend -- A 4-H life around Texas / Kay Botard Bezner -- Sears gilt kicks off extension career / Gloria Schwarlose -- A home filled with 4-H / Martha E. Couch -- Family involvement is what made the difference / The Crawford Family -- A McDonald's businessman and West Texas roundup / Richard Ligon -- Opportunity, encouragement, and support / Betsy Leatherwood Harkey -- The best place to meet a girl / Gary Don Harkey -- Decades of 4-H / Douglas Steele -- Livestock judging and youth leadership / John W. Campbell -- Generations of gold stars / Nicole Sellers -- "Saving grace" / Jeff W. Howard -- An extension legacy / Toby L. Lepley -- A solid foundation / Rudy Ritz -- The value of a gravel road / Jerheme Urban -- Nothing you do for children is ever wasted / Kerrie Steiert -- From shooting sports to fighter jets / Kevin Schiller -- The 4-H Olympian / Connie Schiller Smotek -- Lessons from lambs / Nicole Huff Mitchell -- Boys and their field of dreams / Patti, Chad, and Casey Jones, with Toby L. Lepley -- The sanity of a mom and her will for her sons / Trent Willmon -- From the clover to the White House / James Glueck -- Taking 4-H to Iraq / Jonathon Glueck -- From small-town kid to PhD / Justin Benavidez -- A Texas family's legacy / Jody, Marion, Josh, and Ben Hall
Control code
923337773
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781623493585
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)923337773
Label
The lifelong impact of 4-H : stories from Texas, edited by Toby L. Lepley and Martha E. Couch
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Chris Boleman -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Corn clubs and the origins of 4-H / Thomas "Tom" Meriwether Marks -- The depression and farm life / Leola Lala Kalich -- A living legend / Alvin G. Davis -- A well-balanced development / Lois Kalich -- The $25 savings account / Iris Kalich -- The life of a panhandle girl / Helen Piehl -- Number seventeen / Joe Townsend -- A 4-H life around Texas / Kay Botard Bezner -- Sears gilt kicks off extension career / Gloria Schwarlose -- A home filled with 4-H / Martha E. Couch -- Family involvement is what made the difference / The Crawford Family -- A McDonald's businessman and West Texas roundup / Richard Ligon -- Opportunity, encouragement, and support / Betsy Leatherwood Harkey -- The best place to meet a girl / Gary Don Harkey -- Decades of 4-H / Douglas Steele -- Livestock judging and youth leadership / John W. Campbell -- Generations of gold stars / Nicole Sellers -- "Saving grace" / Jeff W. Howard -- An extension legacy / Toby L. Lepley -- A solid foundation / Rudy Ritz -- The value of a gravel road / Jerheme Urban -- Nothing you do for children is ever wasted / Kerrie Steiert -- From shooting sports to fighter jets / Kevin Schiller -- The 4-H Olympian / Connie Schiller Smotek -- Lessons from lambs / Nicole Huff Mitchell -- Boys and their field of dreams / Patti, Chad, and Casey Jones, with Toby L. Lepley -- The sanity of a mom and her will for her sons / Trent Willmon -- From the clover to the White House / James Glueck -- Taking 4-H to Iraq / Jonathon Glueck -- From small-town kid to PhD / Justin Benavidez -- A Texas family's legacy / Jody, Marion, Josh, and Ben Hall
Control code
923337773
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781623493585
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)923337773

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