Miracles on the Nars'

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Tate Publishing, 2010 - Biography & Autobiography - 186 pages
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He led an extraordinary life with many unbelievable experiences. Not only did he have the Great Depression to suppress, but his caring soul made all the people in southwestern Virginia his primary concern. Armed with his brilliant intuitive, diagnostic skills, he effortlessly and accurately diagnosed many a patient. Everyone knew they could count on being cured from whatever ailment plagued them. From delivering babies to becoming delegate to the Virginia House of Representatives, Dr. Newton's life was anything but charming. Come along on the journey as author Richard Newton tells those stories closest to his heart. Sit down for a minute with Miracles on the Nars. It just might be the cure you've been looking for.
  

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Contents

Prologue
13
About Maury Claiborne Newton Sr MD
15
Memories Of My Father
21
Carnegie Medal For Extreme Heroism By Dr Newton
25
Dad Joins Saturday Morning Fight
29
On The Icy Mountain
31
The Perpetual Stogy
33
Snowed In With Typhoid Fever
35
The Miraculous Medical Office
79
Going Up To White Gate To Sell Bibles
83
Babies Dont Wait
87
Other Problems of Economy Weather And Diet
91
The Miracle Of A Baby After Eighteen Barren Years
93
Docs Duties For Accidental Deaths And Murders
97
Drowning At The Boom
99
Medicinal Liquor By Prescription Only
101

Mischievous Medic
37
Cross Every Stream
41
16 Straight Boys And No Girls Delivered By Dr Newton
43
16 Smith Boys Down Broadway
45
The Worlds Fair Trip In 1939
47
Trapped In Giant Caverns On The Mountain Above The Nars
51
Selling Bibles On Holy Ground
57
Bible For A Lady In Spite Of Husbands Opposition
61
Strange Things Up Wolf Creek
63
Doctor Who Had To Be Both Dentist And Pharmacist
67
Colles Fracture And Doctored By Daddy
71
TwelveYearOld Delivering Newspapers At 5 am In Heavy Snow
75
The Thundering Herd Of Fifteen Dogs
103
Almost Crushed Under A Wooden Wagon Wheel
109
The Ingenuity Of A Country Doctor
111
Lost Election The First TimeElected The Second Time
115
The Old Country Schoolhouse With The PotBellied Stove
125
Finis
129
Martha Jane Simmons Newton
131
Bonnie Lucille Gross Newton
135
Maury Claiborne Newton Jr MD FACC
141
Newton Geneology
147
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