History of Women
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History of Women

The Tragic End of America’s First Supermodel

From Hollywood fame to abandoned muse.

Somewhere in 1990s New York, a distraught elderly woman rushes into a smoke-filled bar.

Everyone stops to stare at this frantic, unkempt woman who has just dashed across a four-lane highway.

She begins telling grandiose tales of her once-iconic beauty and of a previous life…



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Taylor B.

Medium Top Writer and Editor specializing in women’s history and women’s rights.