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By Angela Marsh Peterson

Angela Marsh Peterson used to be a rare person who encountered approximately each adventure to be had to a 20th century lady: marriage, motherhood, divorce, dying of a kid, operating a enterprise, and educating university. She watched Haley’s comet along with her mom in 1910 and heard in regards to the tragedy of the large. She skilled the melancholy and either international Wars. The daughter of a nation senator, she could develop to outlive rape, a anxious breakdown, and a crippling disease. In time, she could serve within the army, set up a go back and forth corporation, create one of many first senior citizen facilities within the kingdom, and located the Angela Peterson Doll and Miniature Museum in excessive aspect, North Carolina. this is often Angela’s striking lifestyles tale.

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I just won't be bothered with it. " After that, I really got a buzz of attention. We made our grades and oh boy, did I have the boyfriends. My roommate, Judy, wanted to go everywhere I went and I could usually find some pledge to take her along. The boys just flocked to me. It wasn't just the freshmen. The football boys were crazy about me, as well-juniors and seniors. There was this one fellow, Hap Jordan, who was six-foot-four and a tackle on the football team. He was well-built and good looking but he wasn't too smart.

I just won't be bothered with it. " After that, I really got a buzz of attention. We made our grades and oh boy, did I have the boyfriends. My roommate, Judy, wanted to go everywhere I went and I could usually find some pledge to take her along. The boys just flocked to me. It wasn't just the freshmen. The football boys were crazy about me, as well-juniors and seniors. There was this one fellow, Hap Jordan, who was six-foot-four and a tackle on the football team. He was well-built and good looking but he wasn't too smart.

I am writing a paper on the Child Welfare bills to be read before the Federal Clubs Convention the 26th. I am pretty busy. Since I began writing, Dad dictated two letters he wants me to write immediately, so I will have to cut this short. I get up in the mornings about 7:30 and get Rob off to school. I give him a quarter to get his breakfast and a half dollar to buy his dinner at a little restaurant out by the school house, and seven cents to ride one way. Dad goes into the Senate Hall and Committee by 10 o'clock.

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