Not only do winners of the writing contest get the chance to read their stories inside the mainhouse at Quarry Farm, but each winner’s class is granted a personal tour of the house. Here Quarry Farm Caretaker, Steve Webb, discusses the importance of Mary Ann Cord, the longtime cook of Susan Crane and inspiration to Twain’s “A True Story.

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