TITLE

Cups runneth over

AUTHOR(S)
Bernstein, A.
PUB. DATE
April 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/27/92, Vol. 112 Issue 16, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the California retail chain, `Lingerie for Less,' is running a special recycling program during April: customers trade in their old bras for a credit of 50 cents. The used items go to the Los Angeles Mission Women's Outreach Program for the homeless. Estimated number of items the stores have received; Comment from President Kevin Cassidy.
ACCESSION #
9204271633

 

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