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The Buffalo Criterion. (Buffalo, N.Y.) 1925-1973, April 18, 1970, Image 2

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2 - OrBerioii mmtm rwM - n, s-nm rr mm b >««^ \** ***? **^^'**^ OH»«f*^ tMm: U m T<>r H-»; fltt » SPO T L IG H T IN G The loU Phi Lambdx Sorority r i hoiuM^ri M» r \t.i^ __ 41. hom»^ Mr?. Frank E. Merriw«ther, Sr., a fts 1970, ‘ Business Woman of the Year.” S ^ S s e i i f i These Are The t J Facts By MARK E. O'RILETt VITAL QUESTIONS INDEED T i- e question of self.- help as ft eoiicenB black nen ihing in Amerioa, can no Jonger be co: adered as a philosophical discnsaon, bid u bher as a ciitical problem demanding imut 'iate intelligent action. w B poor black citizen, find shel- -Managing— , Your Money by Edward M.Donohne •> New York Ststii Banken AHoeiatlaB ing Americans in the streets, what chance would you, as a black man, have of reccmng prompt medical aid? Are there enough black doctors and nurses? Are the medical schools accepting enough black boys girls for training. If not, what are black adulU doiog about this vital problem? Are our churches lart equipped, in case of emergency, to offer shelter and guidance? Do you know of a bomb shelter near at band? Who would the hospiUb accept first, fs iJ Such immediate questions cannot help but bring home to us with a terrible bang, as a Sisfes race, the instant need for thought and action. The clouds of war seem not t o o far distant Crusades of crime by man and nation finaby tead to total war. 1»!W« There are vast p r o b I e m s Facinf Black Airerica, but ' ** * black families own a cut off for ten days, . | i : *iop energy which create* pollution. e’ioi»gh that induatri- « a t h c r together imnicdsately. The life you t^RRlSON W ,B«IIWIMWT».OWAWWtlWCtd^ r \aasffl ^vgasiSost!CTw>w»aH»baBM . ^TBC8tiEEa»aifir tOKUHOM^ANO i«WaM W MAMin^

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