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Chase County: A League of Our Own - Movie Night

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July 18, 2015, 1:00 PM CT

Film introduction provided by Derrick Doty, local film historian.

"College" (1927)

Starring Buster Keaton, this comedy follows a bookish college student as he tries to become a athlete in order to impress a girl. The film features sports and uniforms from the 1920s.

Prior to the feature film, participants will view "One Run Elmer," a short film that features Buster Keaton and Jim Thorpe, a Kansan that played professional football in the 1920s.

This event supports "Chase County: A League of Our Own," a special exhibit that explores the baseball tradition in Chase County. The project is part of "Hometown Teams," a statewide initiative exploring the way sports build and unite communities.

Chase County Historical Society
301 Broadway St
Cottonwood Falls, KS 66845-0375
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Sponsored by: Chase County Historical Society

For more information about this event, please contact:
Sue Smith
(620) 273-8500
Email
http://ChaseCountyHistoricalMuseum.com