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Cemetery Walk to Feature Milliner Martha Stopp

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Martha “Mattie” Stopp was well known for the beautiful hats she created in her millinery parlor downtown Plainfield. An accident with a loaded gun caused a tragic loss for the community when Mattie visited the plumbing shop of Miles Hartong next door.

Pictured above are Sue Hasenyager (Martha “Mattie”), Riley Mulcahy and Catherine Taza (Louise), Laurie Mulcahy (Lucy), Tom Mulcahy (Miles) and TJ Mulcahy (site coordinator).

The Cemetery Walk will be Sunday, September 18, 2011, with a rain date of Sunday, September 25. There will be 3 performance times: 11:30, 1:30 & 4:00. Tickets will be sold in advance beginning August 29 at the Plainfield Public Library and the Plainfield Historical Society Museum at 23836 W. Main St. $10 in advance and $15 at the gate. Members may purchase 2 discounted tickets for $8 each at the Main St. Museum.

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