National Affairs: Two Little Girls

One afternoon Mrs. Calvin Coolidge and Mrs. Herbert Hoover chatted, as only women can chat, on the porch of the White House. It was to girlhood that their conversation turned.

Said Mrs. Hoover: "May I write the story of your childhood?"

Said Mrs. Coolidge: "Yes."

So Mrs. Hoover wrote. The article was given to The American Girl, official magazine of the Girl Scouts for publication.* Last week it appeared under the title "When Mrs. Coolidge was a Girl." Excerpts:

"She was a brown-haired, sweet-faced, sunny-tempered little girl whose name was Grace Goodhue, and she lived not...

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