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Horst E. Schober, a well-known chef at the old Newhouse Hotel and Salt Lake Country Club, had a hunger for books and knowledge. Upon his death 65 years ago this month, he willed all 2,800 volumes in his personal collection …

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The Provo City Library, in conjunction with the National Center for Children’s Illustrated Literature in Abilene, Texas, is host to the largest collection of original Golden Books art to be displayed in public. The show, displayed on he fourth floor of the library, will run through Sept. 23. Admission is free. Still worth their weight, Little Golden Books celebrated in Provo Library exhibit
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