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Alyce Finell Could Run a Small Country

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

In a television studio filled with secretaries (women) and men, Alyce Finell’s “Look at what the VU Meter’s doing,” caused shock waves. NBC didn’t know


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Women’s Equality Day – Celebrating the Vote
And Campaigning for a History Museum on the Mall

Monday, August 26th, 2013
by on Living Around

Women in the United States were granted the right to vote on August 26, 1920, when the 19th Amendment to the Constitution was certified. To


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Woman Around Town: Mechele Flaum—
Making a Case for Boomers

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

Ever since they burst onto the scene following World War II, the Baby Boomers, that pig in a python generation, have made history. On January


Fatherless Daughters

Fatherless Daughters: A Journey from Loss to Forgiveness

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009
by on Reading Around

By Eleanor Foa Dienstag Pamela Thomas, a professional writer whose father died when she was ten years old, took nine years to write Fatherless Daughters: