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Vol 5, No. 9
Benedict, HollisBoulard, GarryFreiberg, Edna B.Gehman, MaryHuddleston, BettyMcMahon, GageRies, NancySoens, ChrisTrahan, Barbara
Barclay, RosemaryWelsh, Judy
American newspapers--Sections, columns, etc.--WomenFeminism and educationSecond-wave feminismWomen political activists
Distaff was the first and only feminist newspaper published in New Orleans. Founded in 1972 by Mary Gehman and Donna Swanson, Distaff served as a forum for women's voices in politics, activism, and the arts.
Cover - Photograph by Nancy Ries
Page 2 - Letters, Distaff Information, Advertisement - Fred Godin
Page 3 - Edna Frieberg: "Bayou St. John" Tells Story Behind Her Book by Edna B. Freiberg
Page 4 - Edna Frieberg: "Bayou St. John" Tells Story Behind Her Book by Edna B. Freiberg (continued), Advertisement - Ford's Place, Advertisement - Lindy Boggs
Page 5 - A Caution: "Marriage of Convenience" by Garry Boulard
Page 6 - A Caution: "Marriage of Convenience" by Garry Boulard (continued), Those Shops On Bourbon Street
Page 7 - Mosgrove Model: "Molly Marine" Still Here, Consciousness, Advertisement - Tipitina's, Advertisement - Tim Williams Band of Gold, Advertisement - Metairie Women's Medical Center
Page 8 - First Career Conference Outstanding Success: 1500 Women by Betty Huddleston, Advertisement - Top Drawer
Page 9 - First Career Conference Outstanding Success: 1500 Women by Betty Huddleston (continued), Conference Helps Outlook Gives Hope and Courage by Gage McMahon
Page 10 - Concerns of Woman Scientist by Barbara Trahan, Paralegal, Advertisement - Half Food Company, Advertisement - Causeway Medical Suite
Page 11 - A Letter From St. Gabriel: Plea To Help Plight Of Friend In Prison, Advertisement - Loft Notions, Advertisement - Career and Educational Services, INC.
Page 12 - From A Woman's Journal by Hollis Benedict, Advertisement - alternatives, Advertisement - The Conference on Families, Medicine, Be Assertive Training Set
Page 13 - In The News by Mary Gehman, Advertisement - Delta Women's Clinic, Advertisement - New Orleans Service-Learning Progran, INC.
Page 14 - Advertisement - Giovannie's Pizza, Advertisement - River Oaks, Advertisement - Pride of New Orleans
Page 15 - Thoughts From A Woman's Journal, Women in Business, Advertisement - Maple Street Book Shop, Advertisement - Distaff, comic
Page 16 - Advertisement - Distaff, Don't Ms., Contact Numbers,Classified
Tulane University Digital Library
Mary Gehman papers, Manuscripts Collection NA-142, Newcomb Archives and Vorhoff Library Special Collections, Newcomb College Institute, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70148
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