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Stubborn Courage: How My Grandmother Became a Doctor in 1925

The reply from the medical school never arrived. Edith's application was not acknowledged. As September approached, Edith resigned to the results that she would not be accepted into medical school.

"They didn't reject you either, " her mother reminded.

For reasons that I can only recognize as stubborn courage, my great grandmother Carrie and her daughter Edith boarded the train from Massachusetts to Pennsylvania with bags packed for the school year. 

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