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False Declaration. Sr. Dorothy Logan's Offence. LONDON, May 24.

25 May 1928, The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), page 11

…distracted for about half an hour reading old newspapers***: she got a ticker-tape parade in NY and a dance step was named after her. In 1933 she fell down some stairs and was bedridden for several years. She went deaf in the 1940s and spent much of her life teaching deaf kids to swim. She never married and died in New Jersey at the age of 98. * £43,000 via retail price index or £142,000 via average earnings . ** Some German guy broke the record later that month anyway. *** 'Bearded Patriarch Wields Thong on Boys Who Stole' ; Bonnie Prince Charlie relic shield sold for £4,000 (present value £172,000/£568,000)…