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Herrick, Illinois / Mayor Maggy #217311

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 01, 1971
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(Studio) Herrick, Illinois, has 1 "man" government
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Herrick, Illinois) Maggy Kahn, Herrick, Illinois, mayor, law enforcer, street engineer, health inspector, marriage cnslr., fire commissioner and dog catcher; Maggy born in Herrick, Illinois, ran away at age 18; became singer and dancer under stage name, Bobby Adams. [MAGGY- says no one takes advantage of her; explains how stopped drag racing by shooting at cars; complains about people in town; keeps being mayor because people re-elect her; tells of townspeople building fire department] Maggy paid $5 per month
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

Cronkite, Walter;
Kuralt, Charles

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