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Hortense Odlum


Hortense McQuarrie Odlum (July 1881 - January 12, 1970) was the first woman president of Bonwit Teller Department Store in New York City and the wife of financier Floyd Odlum.

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    One of the greatest satisfactions one can ever have, comes from the knowledge that he can do some one thing superlatively well.
    Hortense Odlum (1892–?)

    If a person goes to his job with a firm determination to give of himself the best of which he is capable, that job—no matter what it is—takes on dignity and importance.
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