Milestones November 2015

Deaths Coit—Anna Palmer North Coit, 106, on October 15, 2014, in Mystic, Conn. Anna was born on April 8, 1908, in New York City, the oldest child of Amelia Palmer and Dr. Charles North, and grew up in Montclair, N.J., learning about Friends from her grandmother. After graduating from Vassar College in 1930, she worked at Time magazine as a researcher, eventually becoming the magazine’s first woman writer. In 1941 she wrote the cover story on Alexander Fleming’s discovery of penicillin, and her article🔒

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