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Betty L. Waghelstein, car dealership owner
Betty L. Waghelstein, car dealership owner

Betty L. Waghelstein, the former owner and president of Luby Chevrolet and Luby Honda, whose East Baltimore Art Deco showroom was a landmark for decades, died Nov. 26 at Roland Park Place of complications from a broken hip. She was 89. "Betty was a very lovely and smart lady," said Jeffrey A. Legum, a longtime friend and former president of Park Circle Motor Co. "She was the first female car dealer in Baltimore, and Luby Chevrolet and Luby Honda were wonderful dealerships." The daughter of Sam Luby Sr., founder of Luby Chevrolet, and May Luby, a homemaker, the former Betty Arlene Luby was born in Denver and raised in Miami, where she graduated in 1942 from Miami...

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