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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Mattie Bell and Earl Cavenaugh, December 7, 1999. Interview K-0282. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

The Red Cross helps the Cavenaughs deal with their devastated home

Mattie Cavenaugh remembers having to discard the contents of her freezer—the Red Cross told her to do so and gave the family some disinfectant with which to treat their house. The Cavenaughs are grateful to the Red Cross for its help.

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Oral History Interview with Mattie Bell and Earl Cavenaugh, December 7, 1999. Interview K-0282. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) in the Southern Oral History Program Collection, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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