Frank Morgan, the actor who played the wizard in the movie, "The Wizard of Oz," found a laundry receipt of Frank Baum, the book's author, in the pocket of the coat he wore in the movie. It turned out that the coat used in the movie had belonged to the author. The connection was a coincidence.
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I believe the artist is W. W. Denslow William Wallace Denslow [1856-May 27, 1915] is the illustrator for The Wizard of Oz. The other thirteen books by author and Oz series originator Lyman Frank Baum [May 15, 1856-May 5, 1919] are illustrated by John Rea Neill [November 12, 1877-September 13, 1943]
Omaha. But there's a mistake. For the lettering reads State Fair, which is held in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Answer #1 Dorothy and her friends had to retrieve the Wicked Witch of West's broomstick. Answer #2 The Wizard said that he would grant none of the requests until the foursome had killed the Wicked Witch of the West.