Ethel Ernestine Harper was featured as Aunt Jemima in advertising campaigns during the 1950s. She graduated from college at 17 and taught school for a while before portraying Aunt Jemima. Additionally, she starred in the theatrical productions The Hot Macado and the Negro Follies and sang with the Three Ginger Snaps while touring Europe. She died in Morristown, New Jersey, in April 1981.
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