Flashback: Former Cowboy Harvey Martin Inspired Consultants at 1981 Mary Kay Seminar

Editor's note: Take a look back into the archives of The Dallas Morning News.At their 1981 seminar, Mary Kay consultants were treated to an inspirational speech by an unexpected fan of Mary Kay: former Dallas Cowboy Harvey Martin. Martin's mother cleaned Mary Kay Ash's office space when he was young, and he often spent time talking to the cosmetics mogul about life, dreams, and his burning desire to "be somebody."By 1981, he wasn't just "somebody," he was a Super Bowl MVP. It was this success that led to his invitation to speak in front of thousands of Mary Kay consultants about achieving their dreams — even if his dreams didn't include driving a pink Cadillac.   Continue reading...

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