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B. Smith: Restaurateur & Former Model Battling Alzheimer’s Disease

Posted June 5, 2014 by jmurray

Restaurateur and former model B. Smith (full name Barbara Smith) is battling Alzheimer’s disease, an illness that plagues more than five million Americans. Smith was one of the first African-American models on the cover of Mademoiselle. In 1986, Smith opened her first restaurant in New York City, and two more followed in Washington, DC and […]

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