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“I didn’t used to have so many wrinkles”

Posted on Friday, September 8th, 2006.

IMG_5576.0On a rainy night this week in Portland, Teddi-Jann Covell brought in her great-aunt Mildred for an interview. Mildred was a member of the WAVES, or "Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service" during World War II. She brought along with her her original uniform (designed by Christian Dior!) and this photo of her younger self.

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