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Remembering a Legend

OSU alumnus 'Ed' Malzahn leaves behind a legacy of generosity

Gus Edwin 'Ed' George Malzahn

When you think of a small, rural Oklahoma town, you don’t imagine regular visits from the FBI. But that is just what happened in 1935 and 1938, thanks to one curious and innovative teenager.