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Waubonsee Professor Performs as Mary Todd Lincoln
Waubonsee Community College Professor of Communications/Theatre Dr. Maria Bakalis, of Glen Ellyn, recently performed her one-woman show, "Mary Todd Lincoln: Reflections on a Life of Shattered Dreams," at Courtright's Restaurant in Willow Springs.
The restaurant recreated the dinner the Lincolns ate the night of the president's assassination, with mock turtle soup, roasted guinea fowl, and apple and blackberry pie.
The event was featured in "Chicago Magazine."