Robert Bruce Smith, IV

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Robert Bruce Smith, IV (June 14, 1945 – August 13, 2014) was an American music and history expert and writer. During 2004, Smith published a book, Madness and the Mississippi Bonds, about the famous Mississippi bond scandal.[1]

For several years, he has led a walking tour of historic William Faulkner sites during Ripley, Mississippi's annual Faulkner Festival. Smith was born in Tupelo, Mississippi.

Smith died in an a car accident on August 13, 2014 in Saltillo, Mississippi at the age of 69.[2]

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  1. Madness and The Mississippi Bonds: A Tale of Old Woodville and the life history of the Planters Bank of Mississippi By Robert Bruce Smith, Published by the Woodville Civic Club 2004, 58 pp
  2. "Bruce Smith's Obituary by The Daily Journal". Retrieved 2014-08-19.

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