Betty’s neighbor in Ossining. They remain friendly when Betty moves to Rye.
A former schoolteacher. She has a cheating husband Carlton (who plays squash), a son Ernie, and a baby girl, Jessica, born spring/summer 1960. Carlton, who had gained a significant amount of weight by 1962, took up running in the mornings, for solitude, by 1963.
March 1969 Francine is working as a travel agent in Dobbs Ferry, 3 days a week.