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Bess Streeter Aldrich (1881–1954)

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(age 73) in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
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 1995 A Mother's Gift (TV Movie) (book "A Lantern in Her Hand")
 1983 The Gift of Love: A Christmas Story (TV Movie) (novella "The Silent Stars Go By")
 1941 Cheers for Miss Bishop (novel "Miss Bishop")

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An unsold pilot for a comedy TV series based on her book, "Cheers for Miss Bishop" was developed in 1961 and starred Jan Clayton in the title role, but the series never came to fruition.

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