Dorothy Dix

Dorothy Dix

Original Name Elizabeth Meriwether Gilmer
Birth
Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA
Death 16 Dec 1951 (aged 90)
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Plot Section 167.
Memorial ID 6420490 · View Source
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Newspaper Columnist. As "Dorothy Dix," Meriwether was a forerunner of today's advice columnists. Her columns on life, love, and marriage were carried by newspapers everywhere. One of her most famous columns covered her ten "Dictates for a Happy Life." She was also the author of "How to Win and Hold a Husband," "Hearts A La Mode," and "Fables of the Elite."

Bio by: Joel Manuel


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Joel Manuel
  • Added: 16 May 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6420490
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Dix (18 Nov 1861–16 Dec 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6420490, citing Metairie Cemetery, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .