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Daily Breakthrough 1977-11-18 - Page 18. November 18, 1977. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. November 28, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/feminist/item/4155/show/4136.

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(November 18, 1977). Daily Breakthrough 1977-11-18 - Page 18. Houston and Texas Feminist and Lesbian Newsletters. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/feminist/item/4155/show/4136

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Title Daily Breakthrough 1977-11-18
Publisher Breakthrough Publishing Co.
Date November 18, 1977
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  • Feminism--United States--Periodicals
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  • Houston, Texas
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Transcript Where Women Are News ^^ ROSALYNN CARTER FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10 1977 Registration 9 a.m. —12 p.m. Delegates, Alternates, Delegates-at-Large; Hyatt Regency Hotel, Arboretum Room. 1 p.m.—9 p.m. Official Observers and Guests; Albert Thomas Convention Center (Capitol & Bagby Sts.), West Hall. 1 p.m.—9 p.m. General Public (Observers); Albert Thomas Convention Center (Capitol & Bagby Sts.), East Hall; $5 registration fee. Child Care 8 a.m.—6 p.m. Check information booth in the Sheraton-Houston or the Hyatt Regency Hotel. 12 p.m. Albert Thomas Convention Center, Jones Plaza entrance (Capitol & Smith Sts.); Billie Jean King, pro-tennis champion; Wilma Rudolph, Olympic Track Gold Medalist; and Donna de Verona, Olympic Swimming Gold Medalist.' Houston Equal Rights for Women Welcorrii^ Rally 4 p.m. Steps of City Hall (515 Rusk), commemorating Alice Paul, author of the Equal Rights Amendment. Featuring Betty Friedan; Dolores Huerta, United Farm Workers Union: Luz Gutierrez, La Raza Unida Party; Lillian Bembow, former president of Delta Sigma Theta; Nikki Van Hightower, Women's Advocate, City of Houston; Florence Kennedy, attorney; and Billie Carr, Harris County Democrats. Entertainment by Lucinda, singer/musician and Betty Elkins, singer/musician. SATURDAY, NOVEMBER IQ 1977 Registration 7 a.m.—1 p.m. Delegates, Alternates, Delegates-at-Large; Hyatt Regency Hotel, Arboretum Room. 8 a.m.—5 p.m. Official Observers and guests; Albert Thomas Convention Center, West Hall. 8 a.m.—5 p.m. General Public (Observers); Albert Thomas Convention Center, East Hall. Note: Observers must have tickets to attend the activities in the Coliseum. A limited number of seats will be available on a rotating basis. Schedule of Events Opening Ceremonies 9:30 a.m.-lO a.m. Presiding: Dr. Gloria Scott, Commissioner (Texas) Presentation of Colors & Pledge of Allegiance: San Jacinto Girl Scout Council, Houston. Introduction of Presiding Officer, Bella Abzug. First Plenary Session 10 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. Chair: Bella Abzug (N.Y.); Vice-Chair: Owanah Anderson (Texas) Greetings to Conference: First Lady Rosalynn Carter Former First Lady Betty Ford, Commissioner Fred Hofheinz, Mayor of Houston Presentation of platform guests: National Commissioners and Members of Congress. Seneca Falls Torch Presentation: Maya Angelou, Commissioner (Calif.) Address to Conference: Bella Abzug Faces & Voices of American Women: Liz Carpenter, Commissioner (Texas). Introduction of Keynote Speaker: Lady Bird Johnson, former First Lady. Keynote Address: Rep. Barbara Jordan (D-Texas). Third Plenary Session 8:30 p.m.-ll:30 p.m. Chair: Commissioner Mary Anne Krupsak, Lt. Governor of New York.Vice-Chair: Esther Landa (Utah) Remarks: Rep. Margaret Heckler (D-Mass.); Patsy Mink, Assistant Secretary of State (Hawaii); Helvi Sipila, Assistant Secretary General, United Nations. Continued presentation and voting on Plan of Action. REP. BARBARA JORDAN Recess 12:30-2 p.m. Second Plenary Session 2 p.m.—6 p.m. Chair: Ruth Clusen, Commissioner (Wis.) Vice-Chair: Sen. Celeste Benitez de Rodriguez (Puerto Rico). Remarks: Jill Ruckelhaus, former Presiding Officer National Commission on the Observance of IWY (Wash., D.C.) Judy Carter (Ga.) Credential and Rules Committee Report. Reading of Declaration of American Women: Jean Stapleton, Commissioner (Calif.) Coretta Scott King, Commissioner (Ga.) Lupe Anguiano (Texas) Presentation of National Plan of Action: Reading of Preamble of Plan. Beginning of debate and voting. 6:30 p.m.-8:30p.m. LADY BIRD JOHNSON SUNDAY, NOVEMBER OA1977 Registration 8 a.m.—5 p.m. Official Observers and Guests; Albert Thomas Convention Center, West Hall. General Public (Observers); Albert Thomas Convention Center, East Hall. Ad Hoc Peace and Disarmament Efearings 10a.m.-12:30 p.m. At the Music Hall. Chair: Rep. Pat Schroeder (D-Colo ) and Rep. Yvonne B. Burke (D-Calif.) Panelists: Dr. Helen Caldicott, pediatrician and specialist on the effects of radiation ;Dr. Anne Cahn, Head, International and Social Impact Section of the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency; and Randall Forsberg, Fellow, Program for Science and International Affairs, Harvard University. Fourth Plenary Session 12 p.m.—8 p.m. Chair: Anne Saunier (Ohio) Vice-Chair: Elizabeth Duncan Koontz (N.C.) Dialogue: IWY Commissioners Carmen Votaw (Md.) and Cecilia Preciado de Burciaga (Calif.) Remarks: Margaret Mead (N.Y.) Concluding presentation. Voting on Plan of Action. MONDAY, NOVEMBER 01 1977 Closing Plenary Session yl 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Chair: Commissioner Addie Wyatt (111.) Vice-Chair: Allie Hixson (Ky.) Remarks: Brenda Parker (Texas); Midge Costanza Assistant to the President for the Office of Public Liaison (Wash., D.C); LaDonna Harris, Commissioner (N.M.) Next Steps: Implementation of National Plan of Action. New Business. Closing Remarks: Bella Abzug, IWY Presiding Officer (N.Y.) 12:30 p.m. ADJOURN Caucuses, Receptions and Hospitality Suites, see page 28. DAILY BREAKTHROUGH NOVEMBER 18, 1977 PAGE 17