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Maffett - nurses - Money for Chinese Nurses | DALLAS, June 14, --...
Money for Chinese Nurses | DALLAS, June 14, -- The sum of S8.500 lias been * raised bv Business and Professional Women's Club of, a Texas to build the Maffett Home for Chinese Nurses m 1 Free China (Taiwan). The Texas Federation opened the campaign in August, 1960, and through voluntary contributions and $5,000 donated in November, I960, for the special project, the sum grew Mrs. Ruth Fox, Dallas, state pros ident, recalls,-'It is just the big way Texans open their hearts and jive so generously to their causes." The Nursing Home in Taiwan sccepted as a National Fcdera lion project in i960 will be named for Dr. Minnie L. Maffett, Dallas surgeon, who spearheaded the movement lo assist the Chinese 'infant' nursing and public health program. It was during Dr . Minnie L. Maffetfs leadership * as health chairman, vice-president and president of the National Federation that the vision for world friendliness became a reality in the span of years from 1933 to 1S4S. More than S130.000 Irom B t P W Clubs over the United States has gone into the work since 1941. General Chow-Mei-Yu, the Director Of the Army Nursing School and only woman general in any Army, has stated Hut without (hL help during the dark days for China -- when the Japanese occupied the country, later during the communist enlruicc and now on Taiway Taiwan -- the project could not Mum's the Abigail DEAR ABBY: Until very \\idower. He ABBY lo\ely gifts. pose and.l i he told me i| me until he ' in every n. dn't get iblc" in mean .._ _ couldn't g e t . I seeing me. 1 fait so hurt I had praised him to all question is. what can I tell Shy we aren't DEAR HURT: Real friends you with such cruel a replv "All is fair lit love and farv'srci'pt " - :s.iin healthy tan . . . m DEAR ABBY: My little lafrald of dogs and cats. | this way. but it is irefuses to slay outside ) or a cat will come DR .MINNIE L. .MAFFETT i When I take him downtown jhe screams so loud people stop their automobiles to 'have to pick him up and _ con- [out of sight? I didn't vestment may a lso make tributions direcUy lo Mrs. ffiima jis too heavy for Comfort, Executive Secretary, JHe is driving me crazy. 1 - B B i P W Clubs, 501 Burk Bur net! Building. Fort Worth, Texas. Projection of good will on an international basis is but one of Dr. Maffett's achievements. Pro- it DEAR MOTHER: Take he can see (he new-born When he becomes more he will realize there is have Misled. In recognition of j[ ess i ona !|y she is now consultant this contribution, Dr. Matfelt | in g^olofy at Southwestern! was terrified by an and must now be helped · · DEAR ABBY: I'm 13, m- there She holds Fellows toll have been going with American College of Sur-ients will not let me go - r\u i,, - · r _ . i u i:i._ wan awarded the rosette of the ij lM ]jj a i College. Dallas, and for-| Order of the Brilliant Star by the ; mpr | v m , 3 pro fessor of gvnecol-' Free Chinese government. Now. the Army Nursing School on Taiwan embraces aji enrollment ^ ns Texas Association of Ob-;(his is very unfair, and of 1800 student* and its grad- ! 5Wric ian S and Gynecologists an.d' so j n vour co l umn . Thank you. the Central Association of] " MATURED 13 uafes arc working in the cities, open agricultural areas and arc establishing remote provincial nursing training cenlere. When Dr. wan in 1959, she saw first DEAR MATURED: Yon may am Spanish the flower when the girl of iis "looking" When the girl corsage stem down, age," but in my opinion a to be going with boys in · · ing were smong the problems. The new home, estimated to cost --. - SlOO.OOO. will accommodate 100 is the Maffett Scholarship fund _ _ students I tor gradate study given Texas i p or a personal reply, write to A B B Y . Box One study room of the build-! women in medicine. The Texas | er ] y HJJJ S Q a ijf ant ] include a - - - ' - ' - ·- -"- ' '··" ' · · · · · " '· jmakes it too in? will be named for Lillian B.! Federation has set up a fund | en v C lope. Abbv answers ALL mail. Hope past president of the Texas; which gives a grant of S-00 a , (Distributed by MeNaueM syndicou, Federation of B P W Clubs i month or more lo a qualified |. from Loneivew. The Tesas Federation alone will make a lotal gift of S10.0M to the National Federation lor this work as a memorial to ])r. Malfelt. M r s . Model! Scruggs, Houston, heads the committee for fund-raising in Ik* state and will sell buttons, "So Others May Live" throughout the State. Anyone outside (he Federation who Is familiar with this type of goodwill in-_W graduate Texas woman student in medicine. Three such grants have befn made and two of the j recipients are now working and ! studying in Dallas. They are j Dr. Marjorie Sewell. who re- i cently returned from Southern I Rhodesia in Africa, where she was a medical missionary, and Dr. Hazel Montgomery, who specialises in oplhalmolosy. states get (heir funds in. which] will be announced at the National Convention at Chicago, July ROTATE CHORES ! You are apt to lose your cn-: 0 [ thusiasm and energy as the : iy cleaning goes on. So to be on that each room eventually gets; its full due, why not start The'Maffett Home for Chinese ; cleaning with a different room Nurses'wiU be sta.ted when other'each week* Man_Hirrison

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  1. The Amarillo Globe-Times,
  2. 14 Jun 1961, Wed,
  3. Page 13

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