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.

Atlanta Movie Tours debuts Gone With The Wind Luxury Bus Tour for 75th Anniversary

By Sally Tippett Rains There is a new Gone With the Wind venue in Atlanta, just in time for the 75th Anniversary of the 1939 Atlanta premiere of the movie.  … Continue reading

March 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Marietta GWTW June 6-8 event schedule announced

The Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum, Scarlett on the Square has just announced their program. The event, celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the premiere of Gone With the Wind … Continue reading

March 20, 2014 · 2 Comments

Did Rhett Butler and India Wilkes celebrate their birthdays together?

  Two “Rhetts”from Gone With The Wind had the same birthday. By Sally Tippett Rains, Author of The Making of a Masterpiece, the True Story of Margaret Mitchell and Gone … Continue reading

February 1, 2014 · 4 Comments

Hearing from Olivia de Havilland, Alicia Rhett’s funeral, and upcoming GWTW events

Olivia de Havilland continues to live in Paris, France and she is kept advised about various Gone With the Wind news.  This author is fortunate to be in touch with … Continue reading

January 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Have you seen TV Guide’s American Icons Special Edition GWTW magazine yet?

The TV Guide American Icons Special Edition Gone With the Wind 75th Anniversary magazine has hit the newsstands and is also being sold online. The 100- page magazine includes never-before-seen … Continue reading

January 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Biggest memory of Alicia Rhett who played India Wilkes in GWTW was her smile

By now the word has spread about the death of Alicia Rhett, who played India Wilkes in Gone With the Wind.  India Wilkes, the sister of Ashley was always at … Continue reading

January 5, 2014 · 3 Comments

New book “Vivien Leigh, An Intimate Portrait” is well worth the read

This November Vivien Leigh would have been 100 years old and that is one reason for the timing of the new book Vivien Leigh, An Intimate Portrait (Running Press, 2013) … Continue reading

November 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Road to Tara Museum is holding a 75th Anniversary GWTW Kickoff Event November 8th– Margaret Mitchell’s birthday

I’m passing this press release from the Road to Tara Museum in Jonesboro, Georgia. Hope some of you can go. Rhett & Scarlett Reunited…For the Evening Jonesboro, GA – The … Continue reading

October 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tribute Poem to Herb Bridges

A great man will be laid to rest Friday, September 27, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Central Baptist Church, 14 West Broad St, Newnan. Here is my tribute poem to Herb … Continue reading

September 26, 2013 · 1 Comment

GWTW Collector and Expert, Herb Bridges Remembered

Herb Bridges and the late Robert Rosterman, 2010. The year 2014 will be the 75th Anniversary of the premiere of the movie Gone With the Wind (GWTW) but many collectors … Continue reading

September 25, 2013 · 6 Comments