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Rabbit hole in American culture

Adapted from Mary Chase’s 1944 Pulitzer Prize-winning play, the screen version of “Harvey” premiered on this day in 1950. It starred acclaimed actor Jimmy Stewart, who would receive his fourth Academy Award nomination for his performance. Produced by Universal Studios, “Harvey” is the story of a man who can see a 6-foot-tall rabbit (named Harvey) that is invisible to everyone else.

Catherine Charlston

ARKANSAS CITY - Mrs. Catherine Rand Charleston, 92 of Arkansas City, Ark., died Thursday, October 1, 2015 at her home. She was born December 26, 1922 to the late Ruffan Rand and Cora Simpson in McGehee, Ark.

Curtis Williams

OAKLAND, CALIF. - Mr. Curtis L. Williams, 57, formerly of Dumas, died September 19, 2015 at Oakland, Calif. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Dumas.

Fannie Kelley

MARSHFIELD, MO. - Fannie Lee Kelley, daughter of George Branch and Ada (Gray) Branch, was born August 31, 1930 near Pine Bluff, Ark. She passed away Wednesday, September 23, 2015 in Webco Manor, Marshfield, Mo. at the age of 85.

Marian Huber

Marian E. Clark Huber, 80, of Pine Bluff, Ark. died Thursday, September 24, 2015, at Davis Life Care. She was born February 23, 1935, in Hope, to Luther M. and Clara Abbott Clark.