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Award-winning actors use the library too.

Post Date:01/26/2017 10:34 AM

She claims she gave Denzel Washington his first library card. Then he shows up on her birthday. 


  

"A lot of people have one day that may have seemed mundane but in retrospect ended up being very special.

For Connie Mauro, handing out library cards was a daily task for her at the library she spent nearly 50 years working at. When a 7-year-old walked into the Mount Vernon, New York library nearly five decades ago, there was no way for Mauro to know that that boy would one day grow up to be an award-winning actor."

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written by Alexandrea Becker on December 20th, 2016

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