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Little House on the Prairie

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Little House on the Prairie

Little House on the Prairie

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Jim Drydon reports on the question of who should benefit from the royalties of the Little House on the Prairie books, written by Laura Ingalls Wilder. Wilder made a library in her hometown of Mansfield, Missouri the beneficiary, upon her daughter's death. But a beneficiary of her daughter claimed the copyrights to books, and has kept most of the royalties.

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