Nightly News | October 07, 2013
>>> ruth beniro has died. she helped liberate people from household drudgery. 5 years ago ruth helped discover permanent press and wrinkle-free cot clothing was born. he was a p hrk d, chemist, holder of 50 patents but wash and wear was her game changer. she taught until the age of 81. she was 97 when she died on saturday in louisiana.