TITLE

Generous gift

PUB. DATE
November 1996
SOURCE
Jet;11/25/96, Vol. 91 Issue 2, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a photograph of Dr. Charles Beady, president of the Piney Woods Country Life School, recieving a check given the school by talk show host Oprah Winfrey. Piney Woods as a boarding school for Afro-American kids in Piney Woods, Mississippi.
ACCESSION #
9611268042

 

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