: Oseola McCarty worked all her life cleaning other women's houses. She lived very frugally, and from her savings, donated $150,000 to the University of Southern Mississippi for scholarship. “I want to help somebody’s child go to college,” she said. “I’m giving it away so that the children won’t have to work so hard, like I did.”
"Oh, You Cowgirl!" a documentary. Mabel Strickland, of Walla Walla, Wash., began her career in the early 1900s. She won big at rodeos, played in movies and has been inducted in the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Pendleton, and National Cowgirl halls of fame. She died of cancer in 1976. The Mabel Strickland Cowgirl Museum is in Cheyenne, Wyo.
The faces are so haunting...Late 1930's. German, Austrian and Czechoslovakian children of Jewish descent were permitted to leave their countries and families on the Kindertransport; a train bound for Britain. These children ranged in age from infant to 17 and were placed with families in Britain. Many never saw their parents again.