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<em>Smoky Mountain Magic</em>

Smoky Mountain Magic

SMOKY MOUNTAIN MAGIC--Horace Kephart's fictional adventure set in the Deep Creek watershed, Cherokee Indian Reservation, and Bryson City in the summer of 1925. Written in 1929 and never before published. The original manuscript was passed down for 3 generations recently surfaced during the park's 75th anniversary celebration. "What better topic than a journey into a forbidden realm, complete with witches, robber barons, noble savages and a winsome lady, all wrapped in a cloak of mystery and myth?" asks reviewer Gary Carden. Kephart is featured in Ken Burn's PBS series on our national parks. He is the author of "Our Southern Highlanders", "Cherokees of the Smokies", and "Camping and Woodcraft". Available in hardcover and softcover. Read More >


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Board of Directors & Org Chart

The 2014 GSMA Board of Directors

  • Danny Bernstein of Asheville, NC
  • Geoff Cantrell of Rocky Mount, NC
  • Mitch Crisp of Sylva, NC
  • Herb Handly of Sevierville, TN
  • Chairman William A. Hart, Jr. of Fletcher, NC
  • George Kimberly of Charlotte, NC
  • Dan Lawson of Maryville, TN
  • Carolyn Leahy of Knoxville, TN
  • Vice Chair Cheryl Light of Dandridge, TN
  • Tom Massie of Sylva NC
  • Wayne Shepherd of Jonesborough, TN
  • Ken Smither of Maryville, TN

Click here to view the GSMA Organization Chart