And it doesn't take any coaxing to get her on the dance floor.It has her friends at the retirement home impressed.A 101-year-old Nova Scotia woman has found Internet fame after a video of her showing her dance moves made its rounds on social media.Minerva Boran lives in White Birches Retirement Residence in Amherst.In addition to the salon, Desmond set up The Desmond School of Beauty Culture so that black women would not have to travel as far as she did to receive proper training.
"It's gone around the world," said Ms Cameron, noting the viral photo has resulted in many Facebook page likes for her company and requests to make Nova Scotia Gothic into a puzzle.
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She's not sure what all the fuss is about, but loves the attention. The retirement home is planning a party with – you guessed it – plenty of dancing.
Viola Irene Desmond (July 6, 1914 – February 7, 1965) was a Canadian Black Nova Scotian businesswoman who challenged racial segregation at a film theatre in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, in 1946.