New Buffalo Township Library Event Calendar
|Time:||7:00 PM - 8:00 PM|
|Title:||Al Capone and the 1933 World�s Fair|
Author William Hazelgrove tells the exciting history behind the 1933 Chicago World’s Fair. Learn about the six millionaire businessmen, dubbed the “secret six,” who beat Al Capone at his own game, ending the gangster era as Prohibition was repealed. Hear the story of Rufus and Charles Dawes, who gave the fair a theme and found financing during the worst economic times the country had ever experienced.
Presenter: William Hazelgrove, a prolific author and speaker whose subjects range from the Wright Brothers to Teddy Roosevelt, Edith Wilson and the Titanic.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library