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November 4, 11 and 18th - On three Sunday afternoons in November learn how to draw like the masters!  From 2:00 to 4:00 local artist, Randy Owen, whose drawing of Jack Black was featured on a recent episode of "ELLEN" will be guiding us through a drawing.  All supplies are included in the $30.00 cost of three workshops. Call Deb at 570-662-2955 for more class details and to reserve your spot.  Check out Randy's work at Randy Owen | drawings & paintings


The Postman Francis Kelly Always Delivered

Mansfield’s Longest Serving Postmaster and Branch Rickey
By Steve McCloskey

On a Friday evening in late January of 1927, Branch Rickey, then the General Manager of the St. Louis Cardinals was huddled in a small room off the auditorium in old Alumni Hall on the campus of Mansfield State Teachers College waiting for a nervous young man to arrive. <<More>>

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We also record events and people of our own time so that future
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