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Vol. 3, No. 1
Gehman, MarySwanson, Donna
Castro, Ligia deGehman, MaryGilbert, JanMadden, RobertaSacabo, JosephineSpilsbury, SueSwanson, Donna
Cooper, JudySacabo, JosephineWakefield, Ann
Craig, CarolKnow, Inc.Off Our BacksWomen's History Library
ActivistsJournalismSecond-wave feminismWomen's Movement - - LouisianaWomen's Movement - - Printed MatterWomen 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 - Photo by Josephine Sacabo
Page 2 - Clarion Herald Dispute: Where are the Women?, Update on Bus Rape Case, Distaff information
Page 3- NOW Busing Quarter Women, Women Organize Against Rape, Beware of Cruising Creeps, Advertisement - Illegible Gallery, Advertisement - The Hair Shack, Advertisement - Vieux Carre Hair Store
Page 4 - Women in Mardi Gras: Info and Referrals
Page 5 - Women in Mardi Gras: Info and Referrals (continued), Don't Ms., Advertisement - Distaff
Page 6 - Discrimination: Beyond EEOC by Donna Swanson
Page 7 - Advertisement - A Conference on Women's Employment and Legal Rights
Federal Employees Confer, Women's Day Well Kept Secret, Advertisement - Salon of the Artist, Advertisement - Grand Junk
Page 8 - Legalities: Marriage Contract in Louisiana by Sue Spilsbury
Advertisement - Vieux Carre
Page 9 - Exclusive Report: Missing Man - A Wife's View by Mary Gehman
Page 10 - The Liberated Consumer by Roberta Madden, untitled bus petition update article, Advertisement - the courier, Advertisement - Case Fence Co.
Page 11 - The Liberated Consumer by Roberta Madden (continued), Prostitution: A Commentary, Advertisement - Alternatives gallery, Advertisement - Beckham's Book Shop, Advertisement - Deb-on-air
Page 12 - Joann Little Case, Keeping Score, Advertisement - N.O.W. Flea Market Booth, Advertisement - Antiques, Advertisement - Chapinlandia Restaurant
Page 13 - Ola!: Mujeres Unidas por Ligia de Castro, International Women's Year, Advertisement - A New Development
Page 14 - Discrimination: Beyond EEOC by Donna Swanson (continued), Analysis NBC's "Women - - Men" by Jan Gilbert, Interview: Bus Strikers
Page 15 - Analysis NBC's "Women - - Men" by Jan Gilbert (continued), Advertisement - the frame factory, Advertisement - Foreign Car Repairs
Page 16 - Exclusive Report: Missing Man - A Wife's View by Mary Gehman (continued), Advertisement - Charlotte Behre, Advertisement - Oriental Rugs
Page 17 - Exclusive Report: Missing Man - A Wife's View by Mary Gehman (continued), Review: Loose Savages, Advertisement - free pregnancy tests, Advertisement - The Soap Gallery
Page 18 - Contacts, Women in Distribution, Advertisement - Jeanne Helwig, Advertisement - Just Plain Annie's, Advertisement - Creation, Advertisement - His & Hers Place of Styles, Advertisement - Problem Pregnancy?
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, 70118
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