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Europe loves Susan Lehrman: Washington socialite gets medals from France, Russia in same week

You know what’s a cool way to say thank you? A diplomatic medal. Susan Lehrman got two in the past week — one from France, one from Russia, presented by their ambassadors at the D.C. embassies. The real estate investor (she made a fortune in NYC, and husband Sam is a developer and Giant supermarket heir) was honored for contributions to international relations, i.e., big bucks to arts programs dear to the ambassadors.
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Business & Finance / Real Estate : Curbed (4 hours ago)

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News : Huffington Post (3 years ago)

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