Virginia "Maud" Dunlap Duncan (1873-1958) (Pharmacist)  Born in Fayetteville, AR, Ms. Duncan attended high school in Fort Smith and the University of Arkansas. She was the second woman in Arkansas to receive a Certificate of Registration for Pharmacy (1906). She was publisher of the weekly Winslow American. In 1925, Ms. Duncan was elected mayor of Winslow, AR and headed the “Petticoat Government” (an all-woman town council).  www.arkansaswomen.org

Virginia "Maud" Dunlap Duncan (1873-1958) (Pharmacist) Born in Fayetteville, AR, Ms. Duncan attended high school in Fort Smith and the University of Arkansas. She was the second woman in Arkansas to receive a Certificate of Registration for Pharmacy (1906). She was publisher of the weekly Winslow American. In 1925, Ms. Duncan was elected mayor of Winslow, AR and headed the “Petticoat Government” (an all-woman town council). www.arkansaswomen.org

Gertrude B. Elion - Wikipedia, Gertrude Belle Elion  1918 - 1999  MEDICAL RESEARCHER  Thousands of people have been given a second chance because of her: This Nobel Prize-winning research scientist codeveloped two drugs that fought leukemia and, in 1957, developed the first immunosuppressant agent, a development that made it possible to transplant organs.

Gertrude B. Elion - Wikipedia, Gertrude Belle Elion 1918 - 1999 MEDICAL RESEARCHER Thousands of people have been given a second chance because of her: This Nobel Prize-winning research scientist codeveloped two drugs that fought leukemia and, in 1957, developed the first immunosuppressant agent, a development that made it possible to transplant organs.

"I owe it all to chocolate and young men" Beatrice Wood    When I am older, I will /certainly/ wear purple. Often.

"I owe it all to chocolate and young men" Beatrice Wood When I am older, I will /certainly/ wear purple. Often.

Elizabeth Arden, was a Canadian-American businesswoman who founded what is now Elizabeth Arden, Inc., and built a cosmetics empire in the United States. At the peak of her career, she was one of the wealthiest women in the world.

Facts about the Elizabeth Arden empire

Elizabeth Arden, was a Canadian-American businesswoman who founded what is now Elizabeth Arden, Inc., and built a cosmetics empire in the United States. At the peak of her career, she was one of the wealthiest women in the world.

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson (1836-1917)   The first woman to qualify as a doctor in Britain. She founded a hospital for poor women and children in London.

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson (1836-1917) The first woman to qualify as a doctor in Britain. She founded a hospital for poor women and children in London.

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