Alice Roosevelt Longworth: An American Princess

Irreverent Alice Roosevelt Longworth exasperated her father Teddy and enchanted Washington's elite

FRANCES BENJAMIN JOHNSTON/CORBIS

A HIGH SPIRIT IN HIGH FASHION: For fun, teenage Alice played poker, drove in cars with boys and shot at telephone poles from train windows.

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