Category Archives: Mary Florey

RIP: Mary Florey, Founder of Florey's Books in Pacifica & Special Friend to Authors

Written by Mary’s son, Jon Mary Florey, Founder of Florey’s Book Co. On Valentines Day Pacifica lost a sympathetic ear and a big heart. Mary Florey died after a prolonged illness at 81 years old. Mary, who founded Florey’s Book … Continue reading

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How I Learned About Inez Burns, The Famous "Queen of Abortionists"

If you know Mary Florey–the longtime owner of Florey’s Bookstore in Pacifica, you know what a great lady she is. She’s supportive, she’s loving, she’s a real person. Down-to-earth. One day Mary Florey called me and told me that I … Continue reading

Posted in Caroline Carlisle, Inez Burns, Mary Florey