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TODAY'S BIRTHDAY: BETTY FORD (1918)

Betty Ford (1918)

Betty Ford, born Elizabeth Anne Bloomer, supported herself as a dancer and model before marrying congressional hopeful Gerald Ford—later to be the 38th… 96 more words

Focus on Dolley Madison: Bravery, Innuendos and Gossip—Part II

Dolley Madison’s decision to remain in the White House until she had secured the safety of George Washington’s portrait, even as British troops bore down upon Washington, D.C., during the War of 1812, remains a staple of American legend. 1,046 more words

Dolley Madison