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Pictorial History of Mississippi

"Simpson Tubby, 1938. Born at Nanih Waiya, 1854. Spokesman and interpreter for the Choctaw tribe near Philadelphia for many years. He is a licensed Methodist minister, although not now preaching at a regular church. His home, a modern government house, contains, it is said, one of the best private libraries in Neshoba County, he being a student of considerable note, an extraordinary personage considering that he is largely self-tutored…."