Book recalling 1936 Henry County murder turns 2 years old

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By Taylor Riley

Upon the second anniversary of a local author’s debut book on the tale of a 1936 Henry County murder, readers gathered to hear her speak about her findings last week at the Louisville Free Public Library (LFPL).

Ann DAngelo dedicated six years of her life investigating the Nov. 6, 1936 shooting death of La Grange widow and businesswoman Verna Garr Taylor in Pendleton for her book “Dark Highway: Love, Murder and Revenge in 1930s Kentucky.”

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