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''A Stitch in Time'' Premieres Friday
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Title''A Stitch in Time'' Premieres Friday
AbstractThe story of dress manufacturer Nell Donnelly Reed is captured in a new book and documentary film produced by her great great nephew Terence Michael O'Malley. The film is entitled "Nelly Don: A Stitch in Time" and premiered May 12, 2006, at the Screenland Theater in Kansas City, Missouri. "Her factories are now trendy lofts (the Western Auto building) and offices (Corrigan Building) but once produced 5,000 dresses a day. The 12th of the 13 Quinlan children born to Irish immigrants in Parsons, Kan., Nell made her first million dollars by the age of 26."
DateMay 10, 2006
SourceNortheast News
LocationMicrofilm
Volume75
Number19
Page8
Local SubjectGarment Industry
Reed, Nell Donnelly
Nelly Don
Motion Pictures
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID215914
CONTENTdm number29503
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