LIVERMORE – The North Livermore Baptist Church is sponsoring the sale of “No Flies on Bill: the Story of an Uncontrollable Old Woman, My Grandmother, Ethel Billie’ Gammon,” by Darcy Gammon Wakefield.

Wakefield interviewed her grandmother over the course of several years. Beginning with Billie’s youth on an apple farm in Nova Scotia, readers will experience education in a one-room schoolhouse; Christmases on the farm; women’s education in the 1920s and 1930s; courtship, marriage and childbearing during the 1930s and 1940s; and Mamie’s part in the development of the Norlands Living History Center in Livermore in the 1970s.

The book can be purchased by contacting the North Livermore Baptist Church, c/o the Lymans, 70 Crash Rd., Livermore, ME 04253; telephone, 897-3165. The book sells for $15 plus tax.


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