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Jail House Artists / Law Enforcement Assistant Agency #278685

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 05, 1981
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(Studio) Report on jail inmates who have taken up art.
REPORTER: Phil Jones

(DC) Scenes shown of Queens House of Detention in NYC. [Inmate Joe ALBANESE - explains appeal of art pastime.] [Prison Guard Kenneth BLACK - commends art program.] Art show by inmates at Alexandria, Virginia, gallery shown. Saleability of art noted. [President National Cntr. on Institutions and Alternatives Jerome MILLER - praises quality of art on exhibit.] Threat to program by demise of Law Enforcement Assistance Admin. noted. Pvt. funding said crucial.
REPORTER: John Ferrugia

Ferrugia, John;
Jones, Phil

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