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Cover of "The Starched Cap," by VAlerie K. Nelson. 1964.Archive of Nurse Romance Cover of the Week

Week of August 24-30, 2007

“ ‘Baines has done your hair beautifully, too.’

Jane began to smile.  ‘She doesn’t like doing it in this style, though.  Do you, Baines?’  She turned back to her aunt.  ‘She thinks it is much too old for me.  She doesn’t realize that if I’m going to be a nurse, I’ve got to look old and responsible.’ ”  (p.18)

-- Excerpt from The Starched Cap, by Valerie K. Nelson. (1964)


From a gift of over 425 nurse romance novels from Leslie Bellavance.

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