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By Roberta Sahr

Mildred “Millie” Milby is born in the course of a sour wintry weather typhoon in Moriarty, New Mexico Territory, in 1908. years later, her family members strikes to Milton, Oregon, the place her father begins a grocery business.

But whilst Millie is simply 9 years previous her mom tragically passes away, and, even if her father Arthur ultimately remarries, the family members is rarely the same.

When Millie is fourteen a spat with Arthur’s moment spouse turns grotesque, and Millie is distributed away to boarding college the place she is pressured to paintings in a laundry to pay her room and board.

But regardless of her strained family members relationships and meager funds, Millie refuses to renounce her dream of attending collage. She prospers in highschool and manages to scrape adequate funds jointly to sign up at Spokane University.

This is just the start of a compelling existence that will see her live to tell the tale the nice melancholy, increase 3 teenagers, and lay to relaxation husbands.

A amazing tale of fight and perseverance, Anthem for Millie is a loving daughter’s tribute to an unusual universal woman.

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