Who's who Among North American Authors
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Goodness Gracious, Miss Agnes
Lera Knox, born Lera Margaret Ussery, recalls her life starting from pioneer days in Middle Tennessee through the early years of her marriage and career as a newspaper reporter for the Nashville Banner, Columbia Daily Herald, and Maury Democrat. A city girl, she married a farmer, Alex Knox, and had two children, Margaret and Jack.