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Eye On America (Poverty: Elderly, Single Women) #341278

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 13, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(In the Bronx: Giselle Fernandez) The plight of elderly, single, women who live in retirement along the poverty line, featured; scenes shown. [Retired schoolteacher Jacqueline FRENCH, Brookline Green Market director Dorothy ESTERQUEST, Marian HEILIGMAN - comment on the life of the elderly.] [Wellesley College women's research center Paula RAYMAN - says the future for women is not getting better.] [Black retiree Quincy FRAZIER, FRENCH, HEILIGMAN - name the income they would need to live comfortably.]

Fernandez, Giselle;
Rather, Dan

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