Ann Landers dishes out advice, 1960s style

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Photo: Wikimedia Commons - Public Domain

This photo of Esther Friedman Lederer, better known as Ann Landers, was taken by Fred Palumbo, staff photographer at the now-defunct New York World Telegram, in 1961.

Just imagine it is Aug. 29, 1968. You pick up your copy of the Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph and scan the headlines. “Bloody Chicago Riots, Police Use Clubs to Subdue 3,000 Demonstrators” [at the Democratic National Convention].