Anomieis the condition in which societal structures break down as the result of a lack of societal norms. Understanding our family history and our heritage is a potent way to provide structure and meaning to our lives.

wling and often see panther and wild deer near the house. My son, Homer Alva Brown, has in his possession an antique powder horn, that his grandfather(My father) made from one of his cows' horns. My father carried this powder horn when he killed several wild deer on his father's place. Besides being a farmer, my father was a shoemaker, a cooper and a teamster. He helped in cutting trees and clearing the ground in New Albany, Indiana, where the business section is now located at Spring, Pearl and State Streets, where the Court House, Jail, Post Office and Elsby Building stand today.