John Cofield

John Cofield’s Oxford and Ole Miss: Sardis Lake and Faulkner’s Sailboat

Out of the public eye, William Faulkner loved to sail his 19-foot sailboat, The Ring Dove, at Sardis Reservoir near Oxford. He bought the boat...

John Cofield’s Oxford and Ole Miss: The Park Drive Kids

When the Goodman girls knew I was in Methodist in bad shape they didn't call anyone, they didn't panic, they didn't waste any time,...

John Cofield’s Oxford and Ole Miss: The Hardware Store Steps

This shot was taken during the filming of the motion picture made from William Faulkner's novel, "Intruder in the Dust." Old Oxford knows the hardware...

John Cofield’s Oxford and Ole Miss: Leslie’s on the Square

Many a sweet memory of the soda fountain at Leslie's still lives right there on the Square. The day's final bell rang at the Grammar...

John Cofield’s Faces of Oxford Featuring Richard Howorth

After we left Square Books last night, someone said, "Man, Richard 'works his store,' doesn't he?" Indeed he does. Richard Howorth is the King...

John Cofield’s Oxford & Ole Miss: Cedar Oaks

OXFORD, MISSISSIPPI Cedar Oaks ~ Once standing on the corner of North Lamar and Jefferson Ave., Cedar Oaks in now located at 601 Murray St....

John Cofield’s Oxford & Ole Miss: The Statue Of Bobby Holcomb

Sitting in his living room with me in rapt attention, at one point Angelo said, "Have you ever seen the statue of Bobby Holcomb...

John Cofield’s Oxford & Ole Miss: The Statue Of Bobby Holcomb

Sitting in his living room with me in rapt attention, at one point Angelo said, "Have you ever seen the statue of Bobby Holcomb...

John Cofield’s Oxford & Ole Miss: Former Miss University Susanne Dugger Morgan Passes Away

Susanne Dugger Morgan, 82, died Sunday at her home in Oxford. A remembrance celebration service for family and friends will be held in West...

John Cofield’s Oxford And Ole Miss: Larry Brown

He was one in a million. He failed senior English at Lafayette. But his mother, to whom he would later write the most moving...