Women in History

Mon 12 Nov 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pope Room and Auditorium

Cassie Chadwick and Zelma Watson George

Cassie L. Chadwick (10 October 1857–10 October 1907) is the infamous name used by a Canadian woman who defrauded several U.S. banks out of millions of dollars by claiming to be an illegitimate daughter and heiress of Andrew Carnegie.

Zelma Watson George (December 8, 1903 – July 3, 1994) is a well known African American philanthropist who is famous for being an alternate in the United Nations General Assembly and, as a headliner in GianCarlo Menotti’s opera The Medium, the first African-American to play a role that was typically played by a Caucasian actress.

Lunch menu:

  • Split pea soup topped with croutons
  • Composed beef salad on a bed of romaine, with beets, oven roasted redskin potato, broccoli, and tomato wedges
  • Chocolate pudding cake

Members: $15
Guests: $20

Call or email the Club office with your reservation(s) by noon on Friday, November 9
(216) 231-1683 or clubmanager@thecollegeclub.org