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Elaine Kaufman, Owner of Elaine’s Restaurant in New York, Dies

Late Restauranteur Elaine Kaufman
Late Restauranteur Elaine Kaufman pictured in 2004. Photographer: Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images

Dec. 3 (Bloomberg) -- Elaine Kaufman, whose Elaine’s Restaurant became a meeting place for top New York authors, journalists, police and celebrities, died today, the New York Post said, citing spokesman Cindy Carway. She was 81, the Post said.

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