“Those with Trustworthy Convictions.”
A public career that would span 7 decades.
A radio and television icon of her time, an author of self help books, and a columnist, who wrote a daily newspaper advice column from 1960 to 2013 .
By 1958, the host of her own self-titled show on local television (which became so popular NBC syndicated the program nationally).
An excellent mind for memorising finite details.
Direct, down to earth, gaining great satisfaction from helping others, but also able to convey practical help to people, she described herself as a mother, wife, and psychologist last.