Alton Historical Society hosting local historian Carol Lee Anderson Tuesday

ALTON — The Alton Hitorical Society hosts author Carol Lee Anderson on Tuesday, June 17 beginning at 7 p.m. at the Gilman Library.

Anderson will discuss her new book, "The New England Life of Bob Montana" and provide an intimate glimpse into the life of the creator of the Archie Comics. A brief business meeting is held prior to the presentation, and refreshments are served following the program.The Historical Society programs are free and open to the public. 

The Historical Society Museum is open before and after the program and on the third Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. To learn more visit or call Martin Cornelissen at 875-5456.