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One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them. - J.R.R. Tolkien

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Year 1943

Author Betty Smith, a Chapel Hill resident, writes A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. Smith comes to Chapel Hill at the invitation of Paul Green and Frederick Koch to write plays, funded by the Federal Theater Project. (Green, Koch and Smith were associated with the Forest Theatre).

Event Number: 15
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Last Update: 2017-03-05
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