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Robert Flemming of Austin, who graduated from Rockdale High School in 1943 before joining the war effort, donated a first-edition copy of George Sessions Perry’s “Hold Autumn in Your Hand” to the Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library. Flemming said he received the book while serving in the Marines and wanted to give it “a good home.” Flemming and wife Nell visited Rockdale on Friday. He was convinced to donate the book after visiting during the June Homecoming Celebration. Reporter/Ken Esten Cooke Robert Flemming of Austin, who graduated from Rockdale High School in 1943 before joining the war effort, donated a first-edition copy of George Sessions Perry’s “Hold Autumn in Your Hand” to the Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library. Flemming said he received the book while serving in the Marines and wanted to give it “a good home.” Flemming and wife Nell visited Rockdale on Friday. He was convinced to donate the book after visiting during the June Homecoming Celebration. Reporter/Ken Esten Cooke

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