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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 22, 2005
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Series on the families displaced by Hurricane Katrina continued.

(Richmond, Texas: Ron Allen) The story of Richmond, Texas, woman Mary Mays, who took in 44 of her relatives and some of their neighbors who evacuated from New Orleans, presented; scenes shown of the full house. [MAYS, her mom Lucille GOODON††, brother Lionel THOMAS†- comment.] [Californians Therese and John FINNEGAN††- comment on their offer to rent homes for Mary’s relatives.] [Evacuees Waldo JONES†, Edward and Shakoka ALLEN††- comment on their new homes.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) “Life” magazine’s chronicling of this story noted.

Williams, Brian;
Allen, Ron

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