A suffragist and pacifist (see pacifism), Rankin in 1917 became the first woman to serve in Congress. She has the distinction of being the only member of Congress to vote against American entry into both World Wars.
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We spent a lot of time creating a backstory for our “Man” played by David Logan Rankin.Nitehawk Shorts Festival: ‘Brute,’ a Twisted Take on Playing in the Dark|Julia Grinberg|November 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jeanette visits her gynecologist, whom Albert recognizes as a baby broker exposed on 60 Minutes.The Stacks: The Inimitable Albert Brooks Caught at the Dawn of His Movie Career|Paul Slansky|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Yeagers of Phoenix, Arizona, are chosen: veterinarian Warren, his first wife Jeanette, and their two children.The Stacks: The Inimitable Albert Brooks Caught at the Dawn of His Movie Career|Paul Slansky|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jeanette May's photos show men at ease in their bachelor pads.Guys Gone Tame|Blake Gopnik|January 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is the setting for the new novel by Jeanette Winterson.This Week’s Hot Reads: Sept. 30, 2013|Thomas Flynn, Jimmy So|September 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Senator, will you now continue to preside please, so I will be free to work with Mr. Rankin a little this afternoon.Warren Commission (3 of 26): Hearings Vol. III (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
In 1844 and subsequent to that date, Alpheus Murphy, a wagon-maker, lived and operated a shop near the old Rankin tavern.The Old Pike|Thomas B. Searight
"Well, I'll just cite an ordinary one that happens to come to my mind," said Rankin, who had carefully selected his test.
Rankin, satisfied, smiled and winked victoriously over to Tommers, who was listening from an adjacent table.
"Believe me it is not a joyous sight, Miss Rankin," I said, hoping to keep the ladies away.In Hostile Red|Joseph Altsheler