Two-time Olympic precious metal medalist in the 100 meter and 4×100 meter relay in the same 1936 Berlin Olympic video games. She was referred to as the Fulton Adobe flash. She began teaching from a age to be able to plan the 1936 Olympics becoming that she was no more than 18 years-old at that time. She was also a nationwide champ in shot place and discus tossing. She was created in Fulton, Missouri and passed away in St. Louis, Missouri. She shook hands with Adolf Hitler pursuing an Olympic competition.