davy crockett :
- n United States frontiersman and Tennessee politician who died at the siege of the Alamo (1786-1836)
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- Gay Lyons: Menus, themes of Summer Suppers whet appetite for fundraising
The 10th season of Summer Suppers, the annual summertime fundraisers for Knox Heritage held in historic locations around Knoxville and in surrounding counties, is in full swing right now. This season’s 14 events run from early June to early September. Eras represented range from a look back to the 1790s with Davy Crockett and family to the upcoming “Jetsons”-themed party set in Orbit City in ...
Aug. 3, 2013 - Knoxville News Sentinel
- Ken Scott: Leather pouch-maker to the stars
When Hollywood needed a genuine hunting bag for Davy Crockett (Billy Bob Thornton), it called on Scott, a former L.S. Ayres marketing director turned craftsman and artist. by Dan Grossman When I walk into Ken Scott's studio, not far out of Fountain Square, the first thing I see are his creatures. They're sculptures made out of material such as animal skulls, raw silk, glass bead and leather ...
Aug. 1, 2013 - Nuvo