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New York writer is researching Farmington for forthcoming book

Published 06/07/2012, The Farmington Independent

When New York City writer Carolyn Quinn releases her book, “Mama Rose: Gypsy Rose Lee’s Indomitable Stage Mother,” Farmington will be part of the tale. It turns out, Farmington has a tie to the burlesque entertainer, Gypsy Rose Lee. Her mother, Rose Thompson Horvick, once fled from a fire in a Farmington candy store.

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