TITLE

Cheap thrills

AUTHOR(S)
Wilkinson, Signe
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Fall97, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how the Quaker faith has influenced the career of the author, focusing on the abiding Quaker belief in being cheap. Benefits of extreme thrift; Journalistic career of the author; Information on a Quaker meeting.
ACCESSION #
9710032708

 

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