A 1912 letter written by GD Anastasia to Shura (in Russian, a nickname for Alexandra. Most likely it is Alexandra Tegleva Anastasia's nursemaid. Alexandra later married the Imperial French tutor Pierre Gilliard. They along with Anastasia Aunt visited Anastasia claimant Anna Anderson in the 1920s. After a few tear filled visits they left, later stating her a fraud. Later DNA evidence proved them correct.) Anastasia just returned from the voyage on "Standart" and wrote about it in this letter.
Delta Sigma Theta Founder Ethel Carr Watson was from Parkersburg, West Virginia. During the significant March for Women's Suffrage, Ms. Watson confided that her family told her not to march for suffrage, but was forced to defy the order because she was selected to hold the banner since she was the tallest. She pursued her teaching career over a period of thirty years. She then retired and began a second career as a dramatic performer.