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Contents

Introduction to Special issue on the American woman
2
Catherine Marshall; 1914-1983
Special issue on the American woman
2
Women
She misses some goals
23
Mary Ellen Chase; 1887-1973
She has strength based on a pioneer past
26
Frontier and pioneer life
She needs some years of grace
28
Emily Kimbrough; 1899-1989
Tough training ground for women's minds
102
Bryn Mawr College, Women college students
Changing roles in modern marriage
108
Marriage, Sex differences, Women (Psychology)
Billions of dollars for prettiness
121
Cosmetics industry, Cosmetics
Portrait
126
Helena Rubinstein; 1870-1965
Widow's determination not to be lonely
128
Widows

Women hold third of jobs
30
Women (Occupations)
Woman, love and God
36
Love, Women
Busy wife's achievements
41
Homemakers
Earned place in politics
49
Women (Political activities)
Important role of the hostess
55
Washington (D.C.) (Social life and customs)
First baby
57
Childbirth, Pregnancy
Doers and duties in one club
65
Women's organizations, Raleigh (N.C.) (Clubs)
Women are wonderful
72
Women
Women are misguided
73
Women
Beauty abroad: a portfolio
80
Women (Photographs)
Teen-age fledgling starts to grow up
97
Girls
Housewife's house
134
Margaret King HUNTER, Houses (New Hampshire), Kitchens
My wife works and I like it
140
Married women (Employment)
Twenty-year-olds' ideal
143
Perry Como; 1912-2001, Husbands
People in love
146
Wives
Humorists depict the suburban wife
150
Caricatures and cartoons, Suburban life
Headliners: do you know their names?
152
Information tests, Celebrities
Headliner's full life
155
Dorothy Buffum Chandler; 1901-1997
American ladies the artists painted
158
Portraits, American, Women in art
Price puzzle proves a point
166
Clothing and dress (Prices)
Workers for church
170
Women and religion

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