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Sharon R. Curtin discusses the book "Nobody Ever Died of Old Age"
BROADCAST: Jun. 7, 1973 |
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In order to write her book, "Nobody Ever Died of Old Age", Sharon R. Curtin went undercover and pretended to be interested in a nursing homes so she could go visit the facilities. Curtin's book also offers praise to the old people and she points out outrage for their loneliness.
Jun. 7, 1973
1 sound tape reel (ca. 55.35 min.) : 10 1/2 in.