-GWTW won 10 Oscars in 1940, and only trails Ben Hur, Titanic, and Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, which each received 11.

-GWTW grossed 25 million dollars at the box office it's first year, and is one the highest grossing movie of all time adjusted for inflation.


Vicky Lynn Rogers announced her new Gone With the Wind Museum to the Cleburne Friends of the Cultural Arts group October 2. She will open the museum in July on East Second Street across from the TEAM School (original Adams Elementary).

Vicky Lynn brought a sampling of the 6500 pieces of Gone With the Wind memorabilia she has collected to go in the museum. “I’ve been collecting for 30 years,” she said. She has also collected some Civil War Items.

When asked what her favorite piece is, she said “My next piece.”