19th century “bad girls”


Hi everyone! I’m visiting YA author Julie Glover at her site today, where we’re talking about those “bad girls” in the Age of Larceny.

SophieLyonsOh sure, you may have heard of George C. Parker (infamous for selling New York monuments such as the Brooklyn Bridge) or Charles Ponzi (the Ponzi scheme is still alive and kicking), but how about Bertha Heyman, “Old Mother” Hubbard, or Sophie Lyons? These ladies and more got up to their share of mischief, too.

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