Monthly Archives: April 2014

Cordelia Greene Johnson – Businesswoman & Advocate

Cordelia Greene Johnson (1887-1957) Jersey Gem: Resided in Jersey City Cordelia Greene Johnson founded the Modern Beautician Association and served as its president until her death in 1957. In this professional role, Madame Johnson (as she was affectionately called) became an outspoken advocate for the local beautician community. Johnson lobbied for better training, safer products […]

Update – The Girls Are Back in Town!

After a brief hiatus, Jersey Girl Greats is back! We’ll be featuring one Jersey Girl Great each week beginning on Wednesday. Hope you all enjoyed the Jersey Girls of March. There are plenty more to come! Thanks for your support, Maeve