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NEW BOOK ABOUT MANASSAS

July 3, 2012 by Michael O. Hollowell (Register to contact)

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I AM PRESENTLY WRITING A BOOK ABOUT MANASSAS. MS. ADDIE JONES WROTE A BOOK ABOUT MANASSAS IN THE 60s. IT WAS ENTITLED "PORTRAIT OF A GHETTO SCHOOL." HOWEVER, THE BOOK I'M WRITING IS "THE NEW MANASSAS: TRANSFORMATION BEYOND THE GHETTO. MS. JONES LEFT OUT QUITE A FEW ALUMNI IN HER BOOK. I WANT TO INCLUDE A SHORT BIO OF ANY MANASSAS ALUMNI THAT WANT TO APPEAR IN THIS NEW BOOK. SEND ME YOUR RESUME AND I WILL COMPILE A BIO FROM THAT. MY EMAIL ADDRESS IS *****@yahoo.com or mail me a copy of your resume TO: MICHAEL O. HOLLOWELL 1125 TULLY STREET, MEMPHIS,TN 38107. I WILL INCLUDE ANY ALUMNI OF MANASSAS THAT WOULD LIKE FOR THEIR BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH TO APPEAR IN MY BOOK.

Henry Stampley 1970

December 8, 2008 by Joyce Anderson Crawford (Register to contact)

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Henry Stampley has written a book about
a journey through the adoption process of a severely abused child with disabilities. The book's title is A
Fragile Child's Cry - If you would like to read more about his experience and to purchase a copy, go to his blog and see the pictures and an excerpt of the book.

a*****.com

We are so proud of this alumni -- Go Henry

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