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Nellie Bly

Posted by: | November 27, 2012 | 1 Comment |

Nellie Bly, born in 1864 asĀ Elizabeth Jane Cochran, broke barriers for women journalists in the 19th century. Bly began using her pen name after she responded to a popular column in the Pittsburgh Dispatch entitled “What Girls are Good For” that said the woman belonged in the home doing domestic chores and should not look […]

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