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November 16, 1990 | LIZ GARDNER
Designer Nancy Johnson's nostalgic tea dresses and feminine frocks fill antique-strewn salons at Harrods in London and Saks Fifth Avenue in Beverly Hills, where she recently introduced Premiere, her first collection of evening wear. An avid collector of period gowns, which she finds in European antique stores and Los Angeles estate sales, Johnson is enthralled with the past. Her new evening wear is inspired by glamorous women through the ages.
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NEWS
October 8, 2009
Botanic garden: An article in Tuesday's Section A on an upcoming art show to benefit the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden gave the wrong name for the garden's vice president. She is Nancy Johnson, not Nancy Franklin.
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NEWS
October 8, 2009
Botanic garden: An article in Tuesday's Section A on an upcoming art show to benefit the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden gave the wrong name for the garden's vice president. She is Nancy Johnson, not Nancy Franklin.
NEWS
December 2, 1995 | From Times Wire Services
The chairwoman of the House ethics panel, charged with investigating a complaint against Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.), acknowledged Friday that on at least four occasions she assisted the political action committee that is at the heart of the probe. Her statement came the same day Washington newspapers reported that Gingrich has decided to lower his public profile in favor of less controversial Republicans. Rep. Nancy L. Johnson (R-Conn.
NEWS
July 28, 1991
I do not agree with the Santa Monica City Council's decision to place a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Palisades Park. It would be more appropriate to have a statue of someone who has had an influence in Santa Monica. I urge the City Council to reconsider. NANCY JOHNSON Santa Monica
NEWS
December 2, 1995 | From Times Wire Services
The chairwoman of the House ethics panel, charged with investigating a complaint against Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.), acknowledged Friday that on at least four occasions she assisted the political action committee that is at the heart of the probe. Her statement came the same day Washington newspapers reported that Gingrich has decided to lower his public profile in favor of less controversial Republicans. Rep. Nancy L. Johnson (R-Conn.
OPINION
January 7, 1996 | Kay Mills
If Republican feminist is not an oxymoron these days, it's because of the work of women like Patricia A. Goldman and organizations like WISH List, of which she is president. The acronym stands for "Women in the Senate and House," a nationwide group that raises money for pro-choice Republican women candidates. Republican women asserting support for a woman's right to choose an abortion--despite the party's official stance to the contrary--established WISH List in 1992.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 28, 1990
A 43-year-old Oxnard woman died when her 16-year-old daughter, who was driving their car, took her eyes off the road and drifted into oncoming traffic, authorities said. Felicia Torres was driving her mother, Alicia Rodriguez, westbound on Pleasant Valley Road near Hailes Road when she glanced away to reach for her purse, said Officer Randy Klucker of the California Highway Patrol. The car drifted into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with a car driven by Darel McCauley, 36, of Oxnard.
NEWS
June 8, 1997 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
The lawyer hired by the House to conduct an ethics investigation of Newt Gingrich has been subpoenaed to appear before a grand jury in connection with an intercepted telephone conversation involving Gingrich and other Republican leaders, sources said. The Justice Department has been investigating how that recording ended up in newspapers. James M. Cole, the subpoenaed lawyer, was the outside counsel for the probe. John and Alice Martin of Fort White, Fla.
BUSINESS
April 22, 2004 | From Associated Press
Two former executives and a former energy trader for Duke Energy Corp.'s trading unit pleaded not guilty to charges of using bogus trades to inflate profit and secure higher bonuses for themselves. Former vice presidents Timothy Kramer, 40, and Todd Reid, 41, and former energy trader Brian Lavielle, 33, were taken into custody and released on bonds of $100,000 each. They entered their pleas before U.S. Magistrate Judge Nancy Johnson in Houston.
NEWS
July 28, 1991
I do not agree with the Santa Monica City Council's decision to place a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Palisades Park. It would be more appropriate to have a statue of someone who has had an influence in Santa Monica. I urge the City Council to reconsider. NANCY JOHNSON Santa Monica
NEWS
November 16, 1990 | LIZ GARDNER
Designer Nancy Johnson's nostalgic tea dresses and feminine frocks fill antique-strewn salons at Harrods in London and Saks Fifth Avenue in Beverly Hills, where she recently introduced Premiere, her first collection of evening wear. An avid collector of period gowns, which she finds in European antique stores and Los Angeles estate sales, Johnson is enthralled with the past. Her new evening wear is inspired by glamorous women through the ages.
ENTERTAINMENT
November 12, 2004
Political comic Bill Maher has been hit with a $9-million lawsuit from a former flight attendant who claims he broke promises to marry her, shook her at a party and offended her with "degrading" racial comments. Nancy Johnson, who also worked as a model under the name "Coco Johnsen," accused Maher, the host of HBO's "Real Time With Bill Maher," of fraud, battery and assault in her suit filed Wednesday in Los Angeles Superior Court.
SPORTS
May 10, 1990
Lisa Kaufman pitched a one-hitter and had a sacrifice fly in Golden West's 2-0 victory over Long Beach in the first round of the Southern California playoffs Wednesday at Golden West. Golden West scored both runs in the fourth inning. Dana Cipollone walked with the bases loaded and Kaufman followed with a fly. Golden West (31-13) plays Orange Coast at 3 p.m. Saturday in the first game of a best-of-three series, which continues Sunday at noon.
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