HILL AIR FORCE BASE -- Harrisville resident James J. Whetton, co-author of "We Knew Howard Hughes" (Bookwise Publishing, $19.99), will discuss and sign copies of the book at 1 p.m. Saturday at Hill Aerospace Museum, 7961 Wardleigh Road, Hill Air Force Base, Roy.
This is a free event for anyone willing to make the effort.
The book is a collection of first-person stories never before told, from five people who worked closely with Hughes.
Whetton owned and operated Jim Whetton Buick dealership in the Top of Utah for 30 years.
He also worked for 15 years as an administrative assistant to Hughes, who was known for his eccentric behavior..
During part of that time, he was the general manager of the Desert Inn and Country Club in Las Vegas.