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Photos submitted Jacqueline Saper, of Wilmette, signs copies of her book, "From Miniskirt to Hijab: A Girl in Revolutionary Iran," at Anshe Emet Synagogue in Chicago.
Saper, forced to wear a hijab, at 24.
Saper us shown in her native Iran with her fiance, later husband, at the time of the hostage crisis in 1979.
Eric DeGrechie, Editor
6:37 am CST December 3, 2019
For many Americans who were alive in 1979, the events that occurred at the U.S. Embassy in Iran that began in November of that year conjure up a mix of emotions.