Author visit, May 19
On November 12, 1971, Bernard Patterson, a highly decorated Vietnam War hero robbed the Northern National Bank in Mars Hill, Maine. He escaped with $110,000 which at the last time was the largest bank robbery in the state. Author and historian Ron Chase is so fascinated with the case that he recently released The Great Mars Hill Bank Robbery which chronicles Patterson’s story. Join us at the Auburn Public Library on May 19th at 6:30 pm as Chase talks about this infamous case.
This program is free and will take place in the Androscoggin Community Room. Books will be available to purchase. Retail price is $16.95.