Elizabeth Meriwether Gilmer
Dorothy Dix (November 18, 1861 — December 16, 1951), was the pseudonym of U.S. journalist Elizabeth Meriwether Gilmer.
As the forerunner of today's popular advice columnists, Dorothy Dix was America's highest paid and most widely read female journalist at the time of her death. Her advice on marriage was syndicated in newspapers around the world. With an estimated audience of 60 million... more »
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''Confession is always weakness. The grave soul keeps its own secrets, and takes its own punishment in silence.''Dorothy Dix (1861-1951), U.S. columnist. Dorothy Dix, Her Book, ch. 20 (1926).