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The Sisters: Babe Mortimer Paley, Betsy Roosevelt Whitney, Minnie Astor Fosburgh

The Lives and Times of the Fabulous Cushing Sisters

by David Grafton

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Published by Villard .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7461506M
ISBN 100394584163
ISBN 109780394584164
OCLC/WorldCa24246797

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Her daughters married into familiar New York society families – Astor, Roosevelt, Whitney, Mortimer and Fosburgh. Miss Cushing married James Roosevelt, the eldest son of Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Eleanor Roosevelt at age 22 on June 5, , two days before James Roosevelt graduated from Burial: Christ Church Cemetery, Manhasset, Nassau . The Sisters: Babe Mortimer Paley, Betsy Roosevelt Whitney, Minnie Astor Fosburgh: The Lives and Times of the Fabulous Cushing Sisters by David Grafton. Another great read, this time about marrying for money. One Cushing sister married a Roosevelt, one an Astor and the third married Bill Paley, CEO of CBS. Me and My Likker by Popcorn Sutton.

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Mary (Minnie), the. Cushing Sisters. Fosburgh, Minnie Astor (–). American socialite, philanthropist. Name variations: Mary Cushing; Minnie Astor. Born Mary Benedict Cushing on Janu ; died of cancer in Manhattan on November 4, ; second child and first daughter of Henry Cushing (a prominent neurosurgeon) and Katherine "Kate" (Crowell) Cushing (a socialite); sister of Betsey Cushing.

Her older sister, Mary (Minnie) Cushing, was married to Vincent Astor, the wealthy real estate owner, and after a divorce, to James Whitney Fosburgh, an artist. She died in at The Sisters: Babe Mortimer Paley, Betsy Roosevelt Whitney, Minnie Astor Fosburgh: the Lives and Times of the Fabulous Cushing Sisters David Grafton Published by Random House Publishing Group.

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