The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


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Three of Marvin Meadows’ 31 grandkids help feed sugar cane into grandpa’s machine that presses the cane into juice. After the family has 25 gallons of juice, they’ll boil it down into about four gallons of homemade molasses. The grandkids are, from left, Nathaniel Meadows, Rosalie Meadows, and Julie Meadows.