Gone With The Wind Book

2011–The 75th Anniversary of GWTW, the book, based in part on writings from the Mitchell family scrapbook, shown above.

Margaret Mitchell Did Not Want To Work on David O. Selznick’s Hollywood Production of Gone With The WInd…She Sent Her Friend, Susan Myrick Instead. Susan Myrick’s Niece To Appear At Gateway To The Wind

Margaret Mitchell’s novel, Gone With The Wind was becoming a huge hit when it came out in 1936. The author immediately signed the movie rights to Selznick International Studios and … Continue reading

September 29, 2010 · Leave a comment

Michael Bolton, Like Clark Gable Playing Rhett Butler, Had To Work On His Dancing on “Dancing With The Stars,”– If Only Scarlett O’Hara Had Known Him

Eighty years ago this week, Hoagy Carmichael and Stuart Gorrell wrote the song “Georgia On My Mind” which is the state song of Georgia. It was written in 1930 and … Continue reading

September 21, 2010 · Leave a comment

Ann Rutherford: “Cammie King Was A Great Friend Of Mine”

With the recent death of Gone With The Wind fans beloved Cammie King, who played Bonnie Blue Butler there have been many news reports about it. Most of them say … Continue reading

September 8, 2010 · Leave a comment

Facebook is full of “Gone With The Wind” Pages and Speaking of Wind–The Windy City Has A Lot To Offer While On Book Tour To Promote “The Curse: Cubs Win! Cubs Win!…Or Do They?”!

This week my husband author Rob Rains and his co-author, former major league baseball player Andy Van Slyke rolled out their opening publicity for their new book, “The Curse: Cubs … Continue reading

July 15, 2010 · Leave a comment

Fourth of July Wedding for GWTW Author Margaret Mitchell and GWTW Actor Thomas Mitchell Is Related To Political Candidate Ed Martin Of Missouri

My son Mike works for a catering company and he had a wedding to cater on Fourth of July.  “Who gets married on Fourth of July?” he said, and I … Continue reading

July 6, 2010 · 4 Comments

It’s About A Sports Book Today–Not GWTW–New Mystery Novel, “The Curse; Cubs Win! Cubs Win!…Or Do They?” by Andy Van Slyke and Rob Rains Got A Great Review

Something fun to share for sports fans… As readers of this column know, my two great loves besides Rob Rains are baseball and Gone With The Wind. I was able … Continue reading

June 18, 2010 · Leave a comment

Clark Gable’s Grave, Ann Rutherford’s Award, Olivia de Havilland’s Robin Hood, Hurricanes, and A Father’s Day Gift Suggestion

This week’s article will be a “hodge-podge’ of information. Hope you enjoy this format. Please check back later this week for more updates on the November St. Louis event. Michael … Continue reading

June 8, 2010 · Leave a comment

The Cubs, The Curse, And Gone With The Wind

It is really going to be a stretch to try and connect the Chicago Cubs to Gone With The Wind…but I have something interesting to tell you about, so here … Continue reading

May 10, 2010 · Leave a comment

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