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Halcyon House Hosting Play

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2011 at 6:26 am
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel

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The Halcyon House is sponsoring a play about an Iowa native tomorrow.  Agricultural innovator and founder of Pioneer Hybrid Seed Corn Company Henry A. Wallace is being portrayed by actor Tom Milligan tomorrow afternoon.

Wallace was the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture from 1933 to 1940, Vice President under President Frankin Roosevelt and Secretary of Commerce from 1945 to 1946 under President Truman.

Milligan’s performance starts tomorrow afternoon at 1:00 in the Morrison Center.  The play is free and open to the public.