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Marion County Historical Society to Discuss Gladys Black

Posted: Monday, October 18th, 2010 at 6:20 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Samantha Smith

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Pleasantville native Gladys Black will be the topic of discussion at this month’s Marion County Historical Society meeting. Authors Larry Stone and Jon Stravers will be on hand to discuss their recent book Gladys Black: The Legacy of Iowa’s Bird Lady and share photos and stories with the audience. Stone and Stravers knew Gladys for more than two decades and their book describes her place among Iowa conservation legends. The event is open to the public and will take place at the Methodist Activity Center in Knoxville Monday at 7:30pm.