Depression era: when they realized women were using their sacks to make clothes for their children, the mills started using flowered fabric for their sacks. The label was designed to wash out. (a time long ago when companies took care of their customers)
bobbi gibb in 1966 ~ the first woman to have run the entire boston marathon running without a number because women were not allowed into the race. gibb’s run in 1966 challenged prevalent prejudices and misconceptions about women's athletic capabilities.
Irene Sendler, the Polish woman who saved Jewish children during the holocaust. God bless her she's my hero. she may not be American but she is a hero that should always be remembered forevermore. She a HERO to the world
Such retaliation only perpetuates evil. Robert Capa - Chartres, France, August Just after the liberation of the town, this French woman who had had a baby with a German soldier has her head shaved as punishment.
famous ”feed sack dress” - when the flour companies learned that the poor in the Dust Bowl were sewing flour bags together to make dresses and clothing for children, they began selling their flour in decorative bags