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The true story of the relationship between famed author William Allen White and his teenaged daughter Mary, who died in a horseback-riding accident at age 16, and the powerful effect the tragedy had on the life of her father.

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William Allen White
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Sallie White
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William L. White
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Mary White
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Richard Sloan III
Kaki Hunter ...
Selina
William Kuhlke ...
John Rice
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Mr. Andrews
Valerie Cotton ...
Ellie Rogers
Paul Frederickson ...
Tom
Barry McGuire ...
Mr. Bonner
Peggy Lang ...
Miss Peabody
Mildred Meier ...
Mrs. Pettigrew
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The true story of the relationship between famed author William Allen White and his teenaged daughter Mary, who died in a horseback-riding accident at age 16, and the powerful effect the tragedy had on the life of her father. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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18 November 1977 (USA)  »

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Saw once 26 years ago - still fondly remember!
26 March 2003 | by See all my reviews

I forget many things - but this movie I have not!

Very sensitive and enriching.

I remember a great deal of humor and smiles, but also a strong and open message. I say open in that it is not an elitist, talk-down-to message - rather it is simple and accessible, without dumbing-down the feelings and efforts of the protagonists.

Excellent script/story that is very effectively, enjoyably realized.

See this movie. It must be showing on Hallmark, right?


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