Monthly Archive: January 2011

So who was Mary Harriman’s best-known friend?

It’s a good bet that she was Anna Eleanor Roosevelt.

While credit for the founding of The Junior League rightly belongs to Mary Harriman, she was supported in its early days by a remarkable group of young New York … Read more

What’s in a name?

They call it No Name-Calling Week, and there’s an interesting story behind it.

It starts with a book called The Misfits by popular kids author James Howe.

Now in its eighth year, No Name-Calling Week was inspired by The Read more