[News Script: Poverty] Part: 1 of 4
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Mrs. Lucy Patterson and Glynne Coker, employees of
the Dallas County Welfare Department, negotiate a
moving sidewalk at Love Field, before boarding an
airliner for Tucson, Arizona. In Tucson, they will
attend a on Poverty, which begins
tomorrow. Coker is
director of the
Sd a -
Department. Mrs. Patterson is a supervisor. At the
conference, they hope to pick up ideas on how to
combat poverty in the Dallas area. Traveling
Coker and Mrs. Patterson are four residents of the
area who are faced with the problem of low income and
The group includes Spellman
and large families.
Warner Wilbern McKenzie,
Mrs. Nevada Smith......
and Domingo Ayala. These people will be asked for
suggestions during the poverty conference. The con..
ference is held in connection with the Economic
Opportunity Act, part of president Johnson's War On
Poverty Campaign. Vice-president Humphrey will speak
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Poverty], item, January 24, 1965; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc969284/m1/1/: accessed August 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.