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   Miss Dimple Rallies to the Cause, by Mignon F Ballard  
 
  Novel, first publication in 2011
 
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      Life in small-town America during World War II springs vividly to life as schoolteacher Miss Dimple and her fellow townspeople battle valiantly against worry, rationing, and crime at home as well as abroad.

    It's September 1943, and the town of Elderberry, Georgia, including their beloved first-grade teacher, Miss Dimple Kilpatrick, has exciting plans for the Bond Rally to support the troops fighting the war abroad. Miss Dimple's friend, Virginia Balliew, has agreed to chair the big event, with the help of Buddy Oglesby. But when children discover a skeleton at the edge of a field, and Buddy disappears along with the war bond money, it's clear that something is amiss in the little town; and Miss Dimple, along with her fellow teachers, is soon on the case.

     
     
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  • Miss Dimple Kilpatrick (#2)

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  • 20th Century
  • Georgia
  • Gone Missing - Abductions - Kidnapping - Hostages
  • Murders
  • Mystery
  • U.S.A.
  • Universities - Campus - School
  • WW II

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