obit of Elsa Maxwell - was born in an opera house while her mother was watching a performance (article cont on p. 4)

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 - Elsa Maxwell, 80, Dies; Famed Society Hostess...
Elsa Maxwell, 80, Dies; Famed Society Hostess NEW YORK, Nov. I - (AP) Elsa Maxwell, ardent friend or sharp-toegued sharp-toegued sharp-toegued critic of the great and near great, and fuli time hostess to Ihe glittering cream of International society, died today today or a heart ailment. She was 60. ■ She dediclated her own epitaph epitaph some years ago when she said in an interview: "If I knew I were lo die tomorrow, tomorrow, I'd want my epitaph lo be, 'I die happy!' for I was bom gay. and my life has been glorious, tianscendently magical, full of glamor. . . "I've made out a will asking that my ashes be scattered over Ihe Adriatic sea, which I love." »*n k Opera Haeae Bom in an Iowa opera house wWle her mother was watching a ptrformance, Miss Maxwell had nothing to recommend her foe the role to which she was teaks, nor rigs re. BPW^^^aaal EUA MAXWELL hrother-in-law, of \v

Clipped from The Bridgeport Telegram02 Nov 1963, SatPage 1

The Bridgeport Telegram (Bridgeport, Connecticut)02 Nov 1963, SatPage 1
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