Bookstore Owner Shipley Plans to Seek State House Seat by Mark Friedman Posted 2/27/2012 01:35 pm Updated 6 years ago Mary Gay Shipley, the owner of the That Bookstore in Blytheville, has announced that she will run for the District 55 seat in the Arkansas House. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.