Bess Truman
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Born: February 13, 1885

Died: October 18, 1982 (age 97)

Nationality: American

Occupation: First Lady

Bio: Bess Truman , was the wife of Harry S. Truman and First Lady of the United States from 1945 to 1953.

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A house without books is like a room without windows. No man has a right to bring up his children without surrounding them with books, if he has the means to buy them. It is wrong to his family. Children learn to read by being in the presence of books. The love of knowledge comes with reading and grows upon it. And the love of knowledge, in a young mind, is almost a warrant against the inferior excitement of passions and vices.

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