John Tyler High School library book returned 39 years overdue

Tyler – John Tyler High School librarian Laura Russell received a special package in the mail recently. Opening the package, she removed the contents that were carefully wrapped in tissue paper. Inside were two things; a copy of Upton Sinclair’s famous novel The Jungle and a handwritten note that read: "Dear John Tyler Librarian, …

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