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Tucked in the woods near Jumbo Road outside of Melbourne, Arkansas, an ancient white oak grows straight up 10 feet before its trunk curves horizontally, forms a nub, and shoots back up toward the sky. The old oak is believed to be a “thong tree” – a tree that was cinched down by Native Americans with either leather thong or forked stick when it was a sapling so that it grew to…
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by: James Card – Spring 2013

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