Tensions were high and the march toward Blair Mountain would soon begin. The Appalachian Mountains would once again be at war.
Today we will discuss the most infamous event of the Matewan Conflict that would be forever compared to the OK Corral.
There was a perfect storm brewing for the Matewan Massacre and later the Battle for Blair Mountain.
As the violence of the Paint-Cabin Creek Strike was ongoing, there were many other outbreaks of violence across the USA. Matewan would lead to Appalachian War