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Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Jul 6, 2016

John Scopes was overshadowed by William Jennings Bryan and Clarence Darrow, the prosecutor and defense attorney in his famous 1925 trial, but he will be a major focus of the 28th annual Scopes Festival set for July 15-17 in Dayton. The Chattanoogan reports the event will feature a display of news photographs taken during the trial and presentations by several who knew Scopes or have studied the case.