Playground of the Native Son Showing

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Saturday, June 21, 2014 - 3:00pm to Sunday, June 22, 2014 - 3:00pm

"Playground of the Native Son", a documentary, is the story of the All-Native American Professional Football team in Oklahoma during the 1920's and 1930's called "The Hominy Indians". Twenty two different tribes were represented; some played for one game, some for years. Founded and financed by two Osage brothers, Ira & Otto Hamilton, they had a 22 game winning streak and had the chance of a lifetime to play against the World Champions, the New York Giants in 1927. It will be shown at the Historic Constantine Theater on June 21st & 22nd at 3pm. The writer, Celia Xavier, will be there, plus actors and descendants. Admission will be $8.00 for Adults and $5.00 for children 12 and under. At 7pm on June 21st-"August Osage County" will be showing, admission is $5.00. This movie is rated "R".

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