Yeargin to present at book club meeting

Mar. 06, 2014 @ 09:48 AM

The Cosmopolitan Book Club will meet at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Thornton Library in Oxford.

W.W. “Billy” Yeargin will give a presentation entitled “Granville County and the Growth of the Tobacco Industry.”

Yeargin has published two books on tobacco and the culture surrounding it.

The program is made possible by a grant from the N.C. Humanities Council, a statewide nonprofit and affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

It is open to the public.