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7 Of The Most Unrecognized Women in Black History

"I have a great belief in the fact that whenever there is chaos, it creates wonderful thinking. I consider chaos a gift." Septima Clark (1898 - 1987), a teacher in South Carolina, established Citizenship Schools throughout the South to teach reading and increase voter eligibility.

My grandmother smoked these to "treat" her asthma in the 1920s when she was a teenager. Dr. Batty's Asthma Cigarettes Cigarettes with unknown contents claimed to provide temporary relief of everything from asthma to colds, canker sores and bad breath. "Not recommended for children UNDER 6."

Gathering the eggs... I had to post this picture.. She looks so much like my mamaw. She was a wonderful lady.. (13 children)