Ladies' Pages: African American Women's Magazines and the Culture That Made Them

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1Ringwood’s Journal front page, 189326
2Julia Ringwood Coston, circa 189233
3White slave child “Redeemed in Virginia”41
4Julia Mason, Ringwood’s Journal, 189343
5Susie I. Lankford Shorter, a “lady”54
6Mrs. Thompson obituary55
7Advertisements, Ringwood’s Journal, 189358
8Jenness-Miller artistic clothing line, Ringwood’s Journal, 189350
9A fashion page, Ringwood’s Journal61
10Half-Century cower, September 192167
11Half-Century editor Katherine Williams, 191769
12“Maid in America,” Half-Century, March 191781
13“Her Choice,” Half-Century, November-December 192283
14“Smart fashions,” Half-Century, 191785
15“Hats for early spring,” Half-Century, 191786
16A modern African American home93
17“Evening Prayer”97
18“Children of pure and intelligent parents”99
19“Children of the poor and uneducated”100
20Tan Confessions inaugural cover121
21A new reading thrill, Tan Confessions, 1950124
22“My Secret Sin”126
23“I Sold My Baby”127
24Willa and Yvonne’s “Strange Love”129
25Sarah Vaughn, “How He Proposed”136
26Essence Magazine publishing group143
27Essence inaugural issue145
28Essence fashion page, 1970147
29O, the Oprah Magazine, 2003149

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