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News Mon Sep 28 2009

Happy Anniversary Women & Children First!

wc1st_pink2.jpgFeminist independent bookstore Women & Children First celebrates thirty years of business this week. The Sun-Times talks to owners Ann Christophersen and Linda Burbon and explicates what makes this bookstore so great. (Come help them celebrate this milestone at their 30th Anniversary Gala on Saturday.)

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