World War II
World War I
Helping Mr. Hardly sweep his store
Playing piano in neighboring towns
Selling milk and wheat to neighbors
Helping teach lessons at the schoolhouse
Billie Jo's dad gets burned by kerosene left on the stove.
A tipped-over candle ignites the living room on fire and burns Billie Jo and her mom.
Billie Jo gets burned putting out the flames on her mom.
Billie Jo accidentally sets the barn on fire, burning her and her dad.
Her favorite apron
The apple tree in the front yard
She took Billie Jo, left Oklahoma, and moved to California.
She died in a dust storm.
She became the head schoolteacher at Billie Jo's school.
She died shortly after giving birth.