It’s a girl! Julia Hite Weiss-Curry born; “Perfect!” say proud parents

BOSTON Julia Hite Weiss-Curry entered the world at 1:31 PM on July 1, 2000, to the great delight of her parents, Kelley Curry and Josh Weiss. Equally thrilled were those who met Julia during her first few hours, including paternal grandparents Nancy and Jerry Weiss, maternal grandparents Ann and Jim Curry, and uncle Nick Curry. Despite a birth that did not go entirely according to plan and an episode of apnea an hour after he birth that landed her in the Special Care unit for 48 hours, she was pronounced in perfect health. The saga began

See Birth Story, p. A2

Julia, at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, poses for one of her first photographs

Vital Statistics

Julia Hite Weiss-Curry
July 1, 2000, 1:31 PM
6 lbs, 15 oz
19 3/4 inches
1-min. Apgar:
5-min. Apgar:
Distinguishing features:
extremely alert, very strong, quite adorable
Mama and Daddy
Paternal Grandparents:
Gramma and Grampa
Maternal Grandparents:
Spike and Annie
Nana and Papa

How Big is Julia? Soooo Big!

October 22, 2001

How does Julia stack up against her peers in terms of size? Did she inherit her parents’ height? The charts tell all.

See Growth, p. B6

The Julia Diaries

November 2, 2001

Our intrepid reporter chronicles the ups and downs, sits and stands, "uh-oh"s and "da da"s of her daily life.

See Journal, p. B2


January 1, 2001

Remember when watching the news was fun? Relive the daily  updates from those heady days in the fall of 2000 when news was breaking every hour.

See Campaign, p. A10


November 15, 2001

Julia shares her whirlwind travels and her favorite U.S. hotspots.

See Travel, p. C9

Julia in the Arts

Like many women of great beauty and talent throughout the ages, Julia inspires her admirers to create works of art. While her devotees may not include any Van Goghs or Dickinsons, Julia appreciates their efforts nonetheless.

See Muse, p. B7

What’s in a Name?

Julia Hite Weiss-Curry: where does the name come from? The hyphenated last name was actually a more difficult decision than the first and middle names. See their origins.

See Genealogy, p. B7

What’s Hot,
What’s Not

November 6, 2001

Our top entertainment and culture vulture rates the best and worst of 2001.

See Favorites, p. C2

Fashion Trends

July 28, 2000

Since the summer of 2000, the fashion scene has been dominated by trend-setter Julia. 

See Fashion, p. C1

Interior Design

September 30, 2001

Not enough Julia in your surroundings? Wish you could make your home more Juliaesque? Today in “Julia Stewart Living” we’ll tell you how.

See Wallpaper, p. C5

On the Tube

Who said there was nothing good to watch? Back in its heyday, you could catch occasional glimpses of Julia through the fuzzy, badly lit magic of the DeederCam. Relive the experience.

See DeederCam, p. C1