Friday, December 07, 2007
Shreveport Madam back in print via Ritz Publications; book release party Sun, Dec 9, Spring Street Museum, Shreveport; 1 to 3 pm
The original cover portrait of McCune by Shreveport painter Jasmine Morelock is intact. The re-issue is a gold-embossed, red leatherette-bound edition with polychrome cover and costs $54.95. Eric Brock and Jasmine Morelock will be on hand, says Pierce, to autograph copies of the book.
Also at the Spring St Museum to autograph books is former Shreveport mayor Jim Gardner. Gardner, a thoughtful author and gentleman, has captured his memories in two volumes. His memoirs, packed with names and places, are called Jim Gardner and Shreveport.
Sun, Dec 9, 1 to 3 pm
525 Spring St
Order online: www.geocities.com/ritzpublications/RitzBookList.html