Cotton State

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1.Alabama; - a nickname.
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The continued decline in cotton acres, particularly in traditionally strong cotton states has been a concern of the Board and, frankly, a threat to our ongoing research and promotion efforts," states Stacey Gorman, Director of Communications for The Cotton Board.
The authors of "Picking Cotton: Ordinary Business Records Doctrine as Applied to Insurer's Privilege Claims" (May 2013) advocate the holding in Cotton States Mut.
Historian William Cotton states "after the fatal battle of Worcester (1651) Charles II is credited with having stayed at this house".
The great mass of non-slaveholders in the South, and especially in the cotton States," Texas secessionist W.
Race and the Atlanta Cotton States Exposition of 1895.
In 2005, Country Financial formed an alliance with Cotton States Insurance Group of Atlanta, operating in Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee.
Georgia is currently one of the leading cotton states, along with Texas, Mississippi and North Carolina
At the time, the local legend was that Atlanta was actually the first place in which admission was charged for a motion picture screening--supposedly at the Cotton States Exposition in September 1895.
When Washington delivered his legendary opening address at the Cotton States and International Exposition in Atlanta, Georgia, in September 1895, he in essence accepted racial segregation.
Pitman's teachings were compiled with his treatise on decorative arts in A Plea for American Decorative Art, which was published for the 1895 Cotton States and International Exposition in Atlanta, Georgia.
The seven cotton states that initially formed the Confederacy in February 1861 ardently desired to incorporate Virginia's land, people, and wealth into their new nation.
The other cotton states, including Alabama and particularly Georgia, similarly permitted the emphasis on Southern manhood to lead them into secession.