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Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1965 March

Experimental Treatment Program in Roanoke for Nine-Year-Old Brain-Damaged Boy Attracts Many Volunteers

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The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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Format
Video; Online; Anchor Script; Streaming Video
Release Date
03/10/65
Run Time
1 min., 04 sec.
Sound
silent
Color
BW
Abstract
In Roanoke, volunteers learn the proper way to exercise the limbs of Billy Reid, a brain-damaged boy who is part of an experimental stimulation program that may encourage increased learning capabilities for his brain and body.
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