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Nola.com, 10/12/10
Author Coleen Salley's memory will be forever honored at City Park's Storyland


Click here to view Coleen Salley's bench gallery.

Family, friends and fans of Coleen Salley gathered in Story Land in City Park on October 16, 2010 to unveil the bench dedicated to her. Characters from Ms. Salley's Epossumondas books, notably "Mama" and Epossumondas, are sitting on a bench. They join the other storybook personalities depicted in this historical spot for children in beautiful City Park, New Orleans.

Coleen's daughter, Genevieve Athens, sits on bench with Mama and Epossumondas

Coleen's children: George & David Salley and Genevieve Athens

Epossumondas and Mama surrounded by some of Coleen's lifelong friends. Seated, L-R: Beverly Johnson, Eleanor Cocreham, Sue Turner. Standing: Mary Jane Howell


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