‘The Roundabout Queen’: How Phyllis Lamphere Helped Shape Seattle

The Seattle Times described her “earthy sophistication and humor,” “highly expressive face,” and “mastery of words. By Bob Young Minnie Hagmoe was always inspiring her daughter Phyllis. Plucky and adventurous, Minnie became the breadwinner when her alcoholic husband went missing. Like her relatives, she worked for the City of Seattle, where her long career included[…]