March 17, 2011
The author's mother, Frances Potts, is shown in this photo.
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Writer Frances Pott's father was a tuberculosis victim who spent 17 months in the Blue Mountain Sanatorium.
More than 80 years have passed since Oct. 29, 1929, cast a mantle of despondent gloom on the world. On that grim Black Tuesday, the stock market crashed and burned, shattering the lives and livelihoods of millions.The ensuing Great Depression gripped the