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Cover Story, "The Economic Fever Felt Nationwide" by Susan Crawford

Inflation affects us all, even the kids, and saving pennies isn't easy as 6-year-old Shane, son of BOBBY ('70) and JILL (FROST) CLARK of Memphis, finds out. Two Memphis State University authorities, Dr. Kurt Flexner, chairman of the department of economics, and Paul Lowry, director of the Bureau of Business and Economic Research, express their views concerning the how's and why's of the current economic situation.

Also featured, "Project Memphis Combines Service, Training, and Research" by Holly Crenshaw

Project MEMPHIS (Memphis Educational Model Providing Handicapped Infant Service) now in its fourth year of operation at Memphis State University, is fast earning international attention because of its successes with exceptional children. Since its inception in 1970, Project MEMPHIS has opened its doors to children with learning disabilities living in their natural homes. The main goals of the project include helping with legal adoption, preventing children from being placed in institutions, returning the child to his natural home or placing him in a regular school class.

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Columns.8_3.1974 November

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1974 November

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Memphis State University; University of Memphis; University of Memphis (Memphis, Tenn.). Alumni Association.

The Columns, 08:03, 1974 November

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