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Letter from Leonidas H. Berry in his capacity as Medical Director

of the Health Commission of the AME Church to Dr. Catherine McCottry, Charleston, South Carolina, inquiring if there is a need in her area for distribution of processed foods and drugs which is being considered as a church project, especially to rural sections; and would like to know if the article in Esquire a few months ago about a "missionary-type white doctor" doing something about hunger in the area is authentic and to what extent he is doing what the article portrays

Courtesy National Library of Medicine

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