politics

205. Statehood

Join Clint for the story of Arkansas's entry into the union and the politics and contingencies that made it take the shape we recognize today. 

Intro: Heftone Banjo Orchestra - "Maple Leaf Rag"
Outro: Heftone Banjo Orchestra - "Whistling Rufus"

Other Songs in the Episode: 
Heftone Banjo Orchestra - "Guatemala-Panama March"
Heftone Banjo Orchestra - "Down-Home Rag"
Heftone Banjo Orchestra - "Eli Green's Cakewalk"
Heftone Banjo Orchestra - "Policy King"
 

202. The Brooks-Baxter War

If you've heard of the Brooks-Baxter War, chances are you haven't heard the real story. Join your host Clint for one of the most confusing moments in Arkansas history with some of the biggest ramifications for denizens in the state.

Intro: Heftone Banjo Orchestra - "Maple Leaf Rag"
Outro: Heftone Banjo Orchestra - "Whistling Rufus"

Other Songs in the Episode:

Heftone Banjo Orchestra - "Peaceful Henry"
Heftone Banjo Orchestra - "Dill Pickles"
Heftone Banjo Orchestra - "Policy King"