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The Times of My Life by  Betty with Chris Chase Ford - First Edition - 1978 - from Montgomery Rare Books & Manuscripts and

The Times of My Life

by Ford, Betty with Chris Chase

Condition: Fine

New York: Harper & Row, 1978. First Edition. Tan publisher cloth with titling on spine in bronze. Fine. SIGNED "Betty Ford" on signature plate on ffep. 6.25" x 9.25", pp.2-305 with 24 pages of B&W photos. Elizabeth Ann "Betty" Ford (née Bloomer; April 8, 1918 - July 8, 2011) was First Lady of the United States from 1974 to 1977, as the wife of the 38th President of the United States, Gerald Ford. As First Lady, she was a proponent and activist in women's issues and social policy. Her legacy will be associated with the Betty Ford Clinic where thousands have been treated for addiction. "My anxiety deepened in 1975. After the first attempt on his life, by Squeaky Fromm, I couldn't watch him leave without thinking, "What's going to happen this time? The worry was always there." (p. 197).


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