TITLE

Then and Now

PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Weekly Reader - Edition 2;Mar2009, Vol. 78, Special section p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at American women who made history. Tennis player Althea Gibson has made history in 1950 when she became the first African American to play in the U.S. National Tennis Championships. At age 14, Michelle Wie became the youngest golf player to compete in a Professionall Golfers' Association tour event. Children's author Kate DiCamillo has won many awards for her books, including "Because of Winn-Dixie."
ACCESSION #
36854370

 

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