Archive for March, 2011

The National Council of Women was created on this date by Susan B. Anthony, Clara Barton, Julia Ward Howe, and Sojourner Truth, among others; it is the oldest non-sectarian women’s organization in U.S.

Today is the birthday of Sandra Day O’Connor.  She was the first female U.S. Supreme Court Justice!

Fannie Farmer wrote the “The Boston Cooking-School Cookbook” that included specific ingredient measurements for the first time which would become standardized cooking measurements.