The Salina Journal Plus
Midler among Women of Year
Wednesday, January 6, 1988
Midler, an actress, comedian, singer and mother, succeeded “without sacrificing one whit of her smarts, originality, bawdiness or power to the conventions of Hollywood and mass media,” Ms. announced.
Other winners include USA Today publisher Cathleen Black, pediatric surgeon Patricia Dqnohoe of Boston, author Toni
Morrison and tennis star Martina Navratiiova.