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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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A Triumph in Visualized Storytelling
8 August 1999 | by (Connecticut) – See all my reviews

Memorable! This exquisite production brings to life the words of Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, William Allen White in reminiscence after the death of his teenaged daughter in 1921. This is a feast for the literate, the discerning and the humanist. It must also be the peak realization of Ed Flanders' memorable career. He is well remembered here for his brilliant portrayal of the author.


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