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Posted: Thursday, 26 September 2013 5:24AM

Great-Grandsons of Baum to Attend KS Oz Festival



     WAMEGO, Kan. - Descendants of the man who penned "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" are headed to northeast Kansas this week to take part in a celebration of the enduring novel. The Topeka Capital-Journal (http://bit.ly/18OTCfB ) reports Roger and Robert Baum, great-grandsons of L. Frank Baum, will be in Wamego on Saturday and Sunday for the city's ninth annual OZtoberFest event. 
     Robert Baum and his wife, Clare, will appear in a historical costumed act as L. Frank Baum and his wife, Maud, at the Oz Museum's Little Theater. Roger Baum, who has written more than a dozen Oz books, will be signing copies at the event. Other Oz novelists, collectors, documentarians and historians also are planning to attend the festival.

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09/26/2013 5:28AM
Great-Grandsons of Baum to Attend KS Oz Festival
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