William Shakespeare – Central Park – Carthage, Missouri, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 37° 10.409 W 094° 18.820
15S E 383378 N 4114925
Quick Description: Plaque at the Marlin Perkins statue in Central Park has a quote from William Shakespeare.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 4/15/2015 8:27:27 PM
Waymark Code: WMNPYF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:

The plaque in front of the Marlin Perkins statue has the following text:

MARLIN PERKINS
MARCH 28, 1905 JUNE 14, 1986

"HIS LIFE WAS GENTLE, AND THE
ELEMENTS SO MIX' D IN HIM THAT NATURE
MIGHT STAND UP AND SAY TO ALL THE
WORLD, 'THIS WAS A MAN!' – SHAKESPEARE

Sculpted by
Bob Tommey and Bill Snow
1988

This quote is from Shakespeare's play Julius Caesar Act: 5 Scene: 5. Is a line by Anthony while he is in discussion with Octavius.

Address:
Central Park 200 West Seventh Carthage, Missouri


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