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Knudsen makes presentation at Farber Branch Library

Posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 11:47 am

NEWS---FARBER-LIBRARYAuthor Marsha Norris Knudsen made a special presentation on her book “Sailor’s Mail S.W.A.K.” on Thursday, May 21 at the Farber Branch Library. She is pictured alongside Farber Branch Manager Vernelle Hull and Mare Prosso, Adult Services Librarian.
Her book tells the true story of newlyweds Homer and Ruth Norris, whose lives are abruptly changed by the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
Sixty-three years after Home Norris served in the U.S. Navy, his daughter discovered an old family trunk filled with memorabilia from the 1940’s and was able to skillfully recreate her parents’ (Home and Ruth Norris) World War II journey.