Historical talk at library


Rex Maggert, of West Milton, portrays Marion S. Hoover. He will present a program Tuesday, April 9, in the Amos Memorial Public Library.

Rex Maggert, of West Milton, portrays Marion S. Hoover. He will present a program Tuesday, April 9, in the Amos Memorial Public Library.


Courtesy photo

SIDNEY — The Shelby County Genealogical Society will present a performance by West Milton historian Rex Maggert, “The Life and Times of Marion S. Hoover,” Tuesday, April 9, at 7:15 p.m., in the Amos Memorial Public Library, 230 E. North St.

Admission is free.

Maggert is a local historian who has been doing family research for more than 20 years. A member of the Stillwater Civil War Roundtable, he will portray Hoover and discuss how life changed from the 1870s to the 1960s, the time period in which Hoover lived.

Rex Maggert, of West Milton, portrays Marion S. Hoover. He will present a program Tuesday, April 9, in the Amos Memorial Public Library.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/04/web1_Rex-as-Marion-hoover.jpgRex Maggert, of West Milton, portrays Marion S. Hoover. He will present a program Tuesday, April 9, in the Amos Memorial Public Library. Courtesy photo