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Linda W. Cropp

Thursday, January 6, 2005; Page DZ11

Birthplaceand date: Atlanta; Oct. 5, 1947.

Marital status: Married to Dwight S. Cropp.

At the height of a flare-up over whether to fund a professional baseball stadium, council Chairman Linda W. Cropp (D-At Large) jogs from a news conference to her next meeting. (Preston Keres -- The Washington Post)

Children: Allison and Christopher, both adults.

College: Howard University -- BA and M.Ed.

Pets: None.

Celebrity I most resemble: No answer provided.

My most notable characteristic or personality trait: No answer provided.

I'd love to trade places for a day with: No answer provided.

Nobody knows I: Play bridge, swim, can build cabinets, wallpaper, paint and re-upholster furniture.

Favorite quote: "I know God won't give me anything I can't handle. I just wish He didn't trust me so much." -- Mother Teresa.

Best movie I've ever seen: The James Bond series.

Best book I've ever read: "The Company: A Novel of the CIA," by Robert Littell.

Favorite TV show of all time: "Touched by an Angel."

Restaurant where my constituents would most likely run into me: Georgia Brown's.

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