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HUGHES, Mrs. Nina Vera B., author, was born in Paris, Canada. She was reared and educated NINA VERA HUGHES A woman of the century (page 411 crop).jpgNINA VERA HUGHES. in the United States, living in New York State and in Boston principally. Her maternal grandfather was for twelve years a member of Parliament in Canada. Her paternal grandfather was a Methodist clergyman. Mrs. Hughes early showed literary tastes and talents, which she inherited from her long line of literary and professional ancestors. She has been a lifelong student and has written verse from childhood. Her present work is entirely professional and instructive along the lines of ethical and metaphysical culture. Among her best-known works are "Twelve Simple Lessons in Metaphysics," "Practical Home Thoughts," "Truth for Youth." "Office, In and Out." "Lecture-Room Talks." and "Guide to Health." Her home is now in Washington, D. C.