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B.B. Comer Memorial Library Brown Bag Programs


Fall 2006 Schedule
Refreshments open at 11:00 a.m. with all programs
beginning at 12:00 noon



October 4, 2006 - Marianne Moates
"Images of a Simpler Time: Monroeville's Influence on
Truman Capote's Life and Writing."

Truman Capote's Southern Years
Pictures from Marianne Moates' Program
 

October 11, 2006 - Faye Brown
"Putting Your Past Onto Paper With The Pot Likker Lady"
Pot Likker, Pulley Bones and Pea Vine Hay
Pictures from Fay Brown's Program
 

October 18, 2006 - Ruth Beaumont Cook
"Camp Aliceville: German Prisoner of War Camp, 1942-1945"

Guests Behind Barbed Wire
Pictures from Ruth Beaumont Cook's Program
 

October 25, 2006 - Harvey Jackson III (Hardy)
"Growing Up With Big Jim"
Inside Alabama: A Personal History of My State
Pictures from Harvey Jackson's Program
 

November 1, 2006 - Julia Oliver
"Varina Anne Davis: Daughter of the Confederacy"
Devotion: A Novel
Pictures from Julia Oliver's Program
 

November 8, 2006 - Samuel L. Webb
"Forged by Politics: Alabama Before and During 2006"
Two-Party Politics in the One-Party South
Pictures from Samuel Webb's Program
 

November 15, 2006 - Aileen Henderson
"Indebted Forever: A Tribute to Eugene Allen Smith,
Alabama's First State Geologist"
 

November 29, 2006 - Leah Rawls Atkins
"Turning the Lights on in Alabama!"
"Developed for the Service of Alabama:" The Centennial History of the
Alabama Power Company

Pictures from Past Brown Bag Programs:
Winter Spring 2006
Fall 2005
 

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