Press Release Archive 2011 - 1999

Simplot Biographer to Speak at Albertson College Alumni Gathering on April 10

2002. 04. 02.

CALDWELL, ID- Louie Attebery, professor emeritus and author of the book "J.R. Simplot: A Billion the Hard Way," will be the guest speaker at the upcoming monthly luncheon of the Albertson College of Idaho Ada County Alumni Chapter in Boise. The luncheon will be held on April 10 at 11:45 a.m. at Smoky Mountain Pizza, 415 E. Parkcenter Blvd.

Attebery, who taught English at Albertson College for 38 years, penned the 288-page book after conducting interviews with Simplot, reviewing family history and traveling with the businessman.

The cost of lunch is $9, and it is open to the public. RSVPs are not required. For more information, contact the Albertson College Office of Alumni and Parent Relations at 459-5300 or alumni@collegeofidaho.edu, or Randy Marshall at 381-1426.

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