Grandmother in Cellophane

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Abstract

After becoming a grandmother, Betty Wainwright, escapes an oppressive life with her daughter, Charlotte, her son-in-law, Richard, and grandchild, Richard, Jr. Betty secretly moves to St. Augustine and begins working again as a nurse at the Flagler Hospital (Bayview Healthcare). As she experiences new escapades, she helps as many people as possible. Betty also gets a second chance at love.

Other notable local locations visited include, but are not limited to Charlotte Street, Treasury Street, St. George Street, the Hotel Ponce De Leon, the Lightner Museum, the Oldest Schoolhouse, and the Old City Gates.

Identifier

SPECIAL PZ4 .B55 Gr 1954

Access Rights

This item is part of Special Collections and is accessible by appointment-only.

Creator

Title

Grandmother in Cellophane

Publisher

Boston: Meador Publishing Company

Date

Format

Hardcover book

Language

English

Subject

Comedy or Humor
Romance
Youth

Coverage

1912-1975

Accrual Method

Purchased

References

Gardner, Janette C. An Annotated Bibliography of Florida Fiction, 1801-1980. St. Petersburg, FL: Little Bayou Press, 1983.

McCarthy, Kevin. M. “Historical St. Augustine in Fiction.” El Escribano 15 (1978): 61-69.

Bibliographic Citation

Best, Frances. Grandmother in Cellophane. Boston: Meador Publishing Company, 1954.

Citation

Frances Best, “Grandmother in Cellophane,” St. Augustine Fiction, accessed July 13, 2024, https://staugustinefiction.omeka.net/items/show/75.

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