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Ashley [née Mountney], Laura (1925-1985), dress designer and interior decorator

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in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/30770

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Ashley [née Mountney], Laura (1925-1985), dress designer and interior decorator, was born on 7 September 1925 at Dowlais, near Merthyr Tudful, south Wales, the eldest of the four children (two daughters and two sons) of Stanley Lewis Mountney, a civil servant, of Raleigh Avenue, Wallington, Surrey, and his wife, Margaret ...

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