Between 2010 and 2016, Cauli Le Chat, retired feline roving reporter for Mooresville Public Library (Mooresville, Indiana), reported all things interesting to cats (and humans) happening at the library. Related stories from across the state (and beyond) were also included.
Cauli Le Chat
Cauli Le Chat, MPL Roving Reporter
Friday, March 23, 2012
Growth & Innovation During the Library's Formative Years
The MPL centennial celebration continues with a couple of historical blog postings about periods of significant growth and innovation during the Library's formative years.
MPL expands patronage and services during the "Roaring Twenties" and Great Depression (click here for more);
You might be surprised to learn that our small-town library has been on the cutting edge of many creative and innovative practices that today are taken for granted in the library profession. More surprises are in store as we explore the middle period of the Library's 100 years of public service. Read about it here or go directly to our "treasure trove" blog.
Our Best Innovation Has Been Having a Roving Reporter, I'd Venture,
Cauli Le Chat
MPL Roving Reporter
MPL Centennial News Beat
P.S. The "Roaring Twenties" planted this tune in my head. This recording of "Yes! We Have No Bananas" (1923) features the Sam Lanin Orchestra; Irving Kaufman, vocalist.