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Ann Marcus

(1921-2014) Writer. Ann Marcus was born in Little Falls, New York, and died in Los Angeles, California. Ms. Marcus was a writer for several television programs including “Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman.”

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

(1896-1953) Writer, novelist. Marjorie Rawlings was born in Washington, District of Columbia. She worked for the Rochester Journal in the 1930s. She lived part of each year in Van Hornesville, New York, beginning in 1947. In 2008 the United States Postal Service issued its twenty-fourth stamp in the Literary Arts series in honor of Marjorie … Continued

Glenmore Hotel

In 1923, Theodore Dreiser brought his future bride, Helen Richardson, to Big Moose Lake to research a murder that had taken place there in 1906; Dreiser and Richardson stayed at the Glenmore Hotel, the same hotel at which the murderer and his victim had stayed seventeen years earlier.