Retired social worker pens story hoping to inspire others

Langworthy started over again many times

Dorothy Langworthy, a former social worker for Mariposa County, recently penned a book about her experiences of growing up in the Depression and overcoming adversity.When Dorothy Langworthy and her family bought a cabin at Bass Lake in 1968, she didn’t know that many years later, after many setbacks in her life, that cabin would lead her to Mariposa.
Langworthy has lived through the Great Depression, World War II and seeing her family’s finances go down the tubes.
But despite a lot ...

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