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Parker, Dorothylocked

(22 August 1893–07 June 1967)
  • Arthur F. Kinney


Parker, Dorothy (22 August 1893–07 June 1967), writer, was born prematurely to J. Henry Rothschild, a clothing salesman, and Eliza A. Marston in West End, New Jersey. For Parker, the importance of the mixed marriage between a Jewish father and a Scottish mother always was a concern: at times she would insist she was half-Jewish (especially later, when she kept her married name of Parker), and at other times she would remark that she would title her autobiography ...

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