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Hollerin' Winner Gets Call From President

Posted July 1, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— The Wendell man who won the 29th Annual National Hollerin' Contest had a telephone conversation with President Clinton Tuesday. Robey Morgan said Clinton called to congratulate him on his victory at last month's event in Spiveys Corner event.

Morgan was originally scheduled to appear on NBC's "The Late Show with David Letterman Tuesday" night, but that appearance has been postponed until July 22.