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- proper n. a descriptive category of cultural and geographic subregions in the American South
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- n. the southeastern region of the United States: South Carolina and Georgia and Alabama and Mississippi and Louisiana; prior to the American Civil War all these states produced cotton and permitted slavery
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I ordered “old fashioned” chicken and dumplings, but I ended up getting the horrific modern incarnation of what some booksmart Seattle hippie imagines the Deep South should taste like.
Neal Peirce is coming out with a new book on The Deep South
The party split before the Presidential election of 1860, with the Deep South States breaking away, and although Douglas was nominated as one of the candidates against Lincoln, he was heavily beaten.