Historic Tales of Northwest Orange County Published
Historical Society announces book signing by Perrine Slim.
has been studying and writing about northwest Orange County his entire adult
life and his stories have been published in a local paper since the spring
of 2009. The native Apopkan will be discussing the history of the area and
signing copies of his first book March 11th at 1 pm in the afternoon at the
Museum of the Apopkans.
The book, The Pennings of Perrine Slim: Stories of
Northwest Orange County Florida, is a tome of 474 pages and includes
over 100 images. The images range from Wild Cat, the Chief who lead area
Indians in the Second Seminole War, to pictures of the recent landscaping of
a monument honoring Slimís uncle and former local community leader, Michael
Octogenarian Slim wishes for the proceeds
of the book to go to the Apopka Historical Society so that the group can
maintain and expand the collections housed at the Museum of the Apopkans. The book is available at the museum,
122 E 5th Street, Apopka, FL 32703, and online at Facebook.com/MuseumoftheApopkans. Join the Apopka Historical Society for a discount on
all items in the museum including this book.