HINGHAM LIBRARY CORNER: Evening with the Author event Thursday

Wednesday, March 22 from 3 to 5 p.m. — Attention, history buffs! The latest Pop-Up Exhibit about the Hingham Shipyard will feature photos, documents, records, and other interesting historical items relating to this fascinating part of Hingham’s history and economy! Don’t miss this one-day-only event.

Thursday, March 23 at 7 p.m. — You’re invited to the next “An Evening with the Author” event featuring author R. Marc Kantrowitz and his intriguing new book, “Old Whiskey and Young Women: American True Crime Tales of Murder, Sex and Scandal,” which explores some of the most notorious legal cases in American history.

These cases have at least two things in common — their notorious characters titillated, if not repulsed, the entire nation when they first occurred — and they are nearly totally forgotten today.

From America’s first capital case involving an older woman and her much younger lover murdering her

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