TRANSCRIPT Shmanners: Mary Ellen Pleasant

Hello Internet! This week’s episode is all about MARY ELLEN PLEASANT! She is an amazing historical figure you might not have ever heard of. She was an entrepreneur, and abolitionist, and multimillionaire! Enjoy and be sure to share with a friend!

Also, as mentioned in the episode, be sure to check out https://blacklivesmatters.carrd.co/ for places to donate, ways to help, and resources for protestors! 

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Join husband Travis McElroy and wife Teresa McElroy every Friday and they’ll improve your etiquette week by week! Perplexed by thank you notes? Baffled by black tie? Dismayed by dinner parties? Worry no more, Shmanners has your answers! Tune in every Friday on MaximumFun.org!

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