Dotty Tobin Sacks
A Dorchester native and formerly of Newton Centre, Sacks, 88, is a retired model.
From her piece, “I Was a Dancer with the USO”: “Many of our shows were put on the night before these boys were being shipped overseas.’’
Formerly of Belmont, Fireman, 88, credits Betty Friedan with spurring her on to a career in medical records at Newton Wellesley Hospital.
From her poem, “Remembering the Feminine Mystique”: “Thank god You came along, / Betty Friedan./ I thought it was only me/ that was going crazy.”