Center of the Storm: John Thomas Scopes

When a community is in decline and population growth is stagnant, the town fathers look for ways to boost the sagging fortunes. Sometimes, unwitting parties play right into a well-calculated scheme. So it was in an East Tennessee community named Dayton on May 5th, 1925 in Fred Robinson’s drugstore a plot was hatched to bring … Continue reading Center of the Storm: John Thomas Scopes