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Jack E Smith - Daughter's Wedding
Name: Jack E. Smith (Ohcheeah Ahchee Pong)
Tribal Position: Elder, past War Chief
Profession: Retired – General foreman, Slater Steels.
Education: High school
Favorite Sports: Football, NASCAR, basketball.
Hobbies/Special Interests: Beadwork, bustles, Native American artifacts.
Ways you celebrate being an American Indian: Pow wows and council meetings.
Ways you preserve your culture and heritage: Teaching crafts and traditional heritage, and visiting schools.
Do you speak your tribal language? No.
Misconceptions: They are lazy, dirty, and dumb.
Offensive words/actions: Hopping around in full headdress, squaw, half-breed and redskins.