The Hon. Jessica "Decca"Mitford, the " red sheep" of the eccentric , aristocratic Mitford family. From child hood she opened a running away bank account, and used it in her mid teenage years to run away with public school bad boy, Esmond Romilly, nephew of Winston Churchill, to report on the Spanish Civil War. After moving to the US, Esmond was killed in WWII , and Decca moved to California and married equally red,lawyer Robert Truehaft. she became a world famous muckraking reporter.