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RBOMostBeautApril31936NorthAdamsTranscriptPage1 - MOST BEAUTIFUL WOMEN SELECTED New York, April 3...
MOST BEAUTIFUL WOMEN SELECTED New York, April 3 (-P)—Secretary Frances Perkiiis, Minister Ruth Bryan Owen, Mrs. Calvin Coolidgc, Katharine Cornell and Helen Hayes were ' called America's most beautiful women today by Countess Mira Skarbek De Korzybska, internationally known portrait painter. "These women do not have skln- rtecp beauty, which it the usual con- ceptlon," she s.iiij. "Theirs is intcl- lectual beauty which does not fade." She based her choices, she said, on her experience In painting notables. "Frances Perkins, whose face in repose cannot be called beautiful, becomes Illumined and radiant by her earnestne-ss and Intelligence. "Ruth Bryan Oiven's keynote is sincerity and serenity. Mrs. Cool- idgc Is another example of one whose words and expression lift her into beauty and charm. Helen Hayes and Katharine Cornell become beautiful with (lie parts (hey play." The countess spoke over an N. B. C. hookup. .

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  1. The North Adams Transcript,
  2. 03 Apr 1936, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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