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A Soldier's Story Presentation

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Saturday, April 06, 2013by millie.lange

The compelling tale of a slave who escaped to Illinois and joined the Union Army highlights a Saturday, April 6 dinner to raise money in support of the Lincoln Log Cabin State Historic Site. Actor Robert Davis will present his one-man show, "A Soldier's Story: The Ghost of Andrew Lewis". The evening also includes a silent auction with unique items related to the Civil War and the mission of the Lincoln Log Cabin. Social hour begins at 6 p.m. with the dinner and program to follow at 7. The dinner takes place at the Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union in the Grand Ballroom at Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston. Tickets are $60 a person or a table of eight may be purchased for $400. To reserve your tickets, email the Lincoln-Sargent Farm Foundation at

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