BOX III. 1 – Writings by Dix - column - SUNDAY
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Newspaper clippings of her first column writing plus the original
clipping of a reader’s “apropos” poem of 225 words on the subject of
home-made Christmas gifts that Dix discussed in one of her ‘Dorothy Dix
Talks’ columns. The clipping is pasted on the back of the second Sunday
Salad clipping (copy of clipping in Box V.2, 100).
Newspaper clippings pasted on construction paper of Dix’s first column
writing “Sunday Salad.” Each column has generally four separate subject
titles and was first published by Times-Picayune on April 6, 1896 under
the supervision of Editor Major Burbank.
1. “’Dorothy Dix’ Discourses on the Woman and Money Question; Chivalry
as Applied to the Working Woman; The Thankless Task of Shopping for
Others; Timely Hints About Summer Literature for Boys, and a Bit of a
Story.” Sunday Salad column [Times Picayune, 1896-1897]
2. “’Dorothy Dix’ Contributes Her Portion to Help the Feast; The Crying
Baby That Must be Walked to be Quiet; How Bogus Culture Has Driven
Simple Music from Homely Homes; The Club Where There Was Tea and Talk,
and a Little Tale of Love Told.” Sunday Salad column [Times-Picayune,
3. “The Christmas Gift Problem,” by a correspondent at Pass Christian,
Miss. [Times-Picayune] nd. (copy in box V. 2, 100).
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