westvirginiafolklife"You need to keep yourself occupied and busy if you're able to, and thank goodness I've been able to pretty much all my life." -James Shaffer, 87, owner of Charleston Broom & Mop Co. in Loudendale, #WV.
The video version of our mini-documentary "Building a Broom by Feel: An Interview with Jim Shaffer" produced with @wvpublic is sweeping Facebook with over 125k views in just over 24 hours! Watch the full version there or find it on Youtube at https://youtu.be/AF2-0pq6BDI. #wvfolklife #westvirginia #craft #madeinwv #InsideAppalachia #wvpublic
- lisakovatchwvThis is a wonderful story!
- cegr76I'd like to order one of those brooms.
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