Journalist and co-founder of The New Yorker who was also the first full-fledged reporter at The New York Times.
She moved to New York from Kansas when she was 16 to pursue a career in singing.
She was the first full fledged female reporter at The New York Times and reported mostly on women's issues.
She married her second husband, William Harris, in 1939.
She co-founded The New Yorker with her first husband, Harold Ross.