Pacific Stars and Stripes,
Jan. 18, 1953
HOUSTON, Jan. 18 (AP)- A $150,000
gift of food and clothing from the people of Texas to the children
of Korea was loaded on the S.S. Norman Lykes at Port Houston yesterday.
The gifts, ranging from diapers and garden seed
to peanut butter and jelly, were collected by volunteers throughout
the state and will be distributed from Pusan to hospitals, refugee
camps, and mission stations.
The gifts were collected under the auspices of
the Christian Rural Overseas program.