Jessamyn West


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Mary Jessamyn West was an American Quaker who wrote numerous stories and novels, notably The Friendly Persuasion (1945).

West went to Whittier College in the 1920s. There she helped found the Palmer Society, in 1921.
 
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The Unforgiven (1957)
Alan LeMay
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