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Ernest W. "Rainy" Collins, 1911-2004


Ernest W. "Rainy" Collins (1911 - 2004) was mayor of Tuscaloosa from 1976-1981., elected from a field of 20 candidates after the death of Mayor C.…

Jack Cozene, portraying the Warrior River, leading his band of nixes.


Jack Cozine, considered one of the finest dancers in Tuscaloosa at the time, portrayed the Warrior River "leading his band of nixies (water spirits)…

Tuscaloosa Cotton Seed Oil Company Float in the Tuscaloosa Centennial Parade, 1916


The Tuscaloosa Cotton Seed Oil Company float was one of many industrial and merchandise floats in the Tuscaloosa Centennial Parade on May 30, 1916. …