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Full Name: Betty Smith
Biography:
(1896-1972) Writer novelist. Betty Smith was born in Brooklyn, New York.
Author's Timeline:
1896 Kings County
Elizabeth Lillian Wehner (Betty Smith) was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1896. 
1943 Queens County
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
(Pub: Harper & Row. ISBN: )
Smith wrote this novel in Woodhaven, Queens, New York. 
1972 (Unknown) County
Betty Smith died in Shelton, Connecticut in 1972. 
1948 Kings County
Tomorrow Will Be Better
Novel. 
1958 Kings County
Maggie-Now
Novel. 
1964 (Unknown) County
Joy in the Morning
Novel. 
1972 (Unknown) County
Betty Smith was interred in Legion Street Cemetery, Chapel Hill (Orange County), Orange County, North Carolina. 
2002 (Unknown) County
Wednesdays: And Other Stories
Short stories. 
1990 (Unknown) County
Writing Life
Nonfiction. 

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