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Har- home home new by Boys young Valley Club education. San Benito Hospital To Be Opened SAN BENITO Vinsant Hospital, a - The Dolly modern 42- bed hospital named In the ot a San Benito girl who was killed during World War II, will its doors this afternon. Congressman Lloyd M, Bentsen Jr., of McAllen, will deliver the principle address when dedication ceremonies start at 4 p.m. Parents Guests Dr. and Mrs. W. J. Vinsant, parents of the girl for whom hospital is named, will be guests of honor at the dedication. Their daughter, en air evacuation nurse, was killed over Germany in 1945. LeeRoy Crawford, president of will give, the history of San Ben ito's only hospital, which cost $432,000. Father J. Kelly, pastor of St. Benedict's Church here, deliver tho invocation. Open To All Although the hospital is now equipped with 42 beds and 12 basinettcs, service facilities for a 100-bod hospital have been provided. provided. The hospital, located on U. S. Highway 77, will open its to all, regardless of race, religion or crcod.

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  1. The Brownsville Herald,
  2. 07 Nov 1949, Mon,
  3. Page 3

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