Perham woman reflects on career as one of North Dakota’s first female lawyers
Mildred Johnson’s life began in the small prairie town of Tolna, N.D.
“Well actually, it was Mayville,” the 95-year-old says.
In January of 1918, with no roads open, her mother, Louise Burns, took the train 14 miles to Mayville to wait 10 days until Mildred’s birth.
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