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Silk Stockings / Children #38445

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 26, 1975
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(Studio) Race horse filly, Silk Stockings, helps emotionally disturbed children.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

(Saint Georges, DE) Au Claire School shown. Animals used for therapy. [TEACHER - asks boy to spell Silk Stockings and make up sentence involving horse.] Children cheer at horse racing in July `74 film. [Ed MASIC - says children to get money horse makes.] Horse named top filly in United States and Canada. To enter Monticello classic Sunday; purse is $300,000. [MASIC - says kids never won anything before horse started winning. To use money for brood mare farm to help children beyond funding age.] 15% kids to lead normal lives.
REPORTER: Bettina Gregory

Gregory, Bettina;
Koppel, Ted

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