From Undercover Mental Patient to Well-Known Globe Trotter

Nellie Bly’s inspiring quest to have all the adventures

a photograph of Nellie Bly, American journalist. She is wearing her trademark checkered coat and carrying her bag. Her raised hand is holding her hat, as she waves to the crowd.
Nellie Bly, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

“If the writer of the communication signed ‘lonely orphan girl’ will send her name and address to this office, merely as a guarantee of good faith, she will confer a favor and receive the information she desires.”

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