Thomas Hart Benton Documentary to Air 7/10/2010 on KODE at 6pm

As reported by the Joplin Globe, a documentary produced by the late KODE newsman, Bob Phillips, of the creation of Thomas Hart Benton’s “Joplin at the Turn of the Century” mural, will air on KODE on Saturday, July 10, 2010, at 6pm.  The documentary is a rare look at how Benton created his artwork, from research to painting.  “Joplin at the Turn of the Century” is located in the Joplin administrative building on Main Street.