'Gatsby Mansion' Torn Down
|5:17:37 PM, Wednesday, April 27, 2011|
"Shed a tear, literature lovers: The 25-room Long Island mansion said to have inspired The Great Gatsby is in the process of being torn down. The demolition of Land's End, where parties in the 1920s and 1930s were attended by the likes of Winston Churchill and Ethel Barrymore, began Saturday, the AP reports. It will be replaced with five $10 million houses."
-- Just closing some browser tabs posting what I haven't gotten a chance to, so this might not be news to some of you.