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Letter refuting the statements Mrs Wohlgemuth made regarding Dr. James McClelland, and asking for the reinstatement of Dr. James McClelland and a public apology from Secretary Wohlgemuth

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Letter to Helene Wohlgemuth disagreeing with her actions at Polk State School and Hospital. Mrs. Caomie feels as though the "Cages" were mis-named, and used for the protection of residents. She also feels as though the blame for any problems at Polk…

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Letter from Ms. Dorsey de Raianes of New Jersey, who has worked with both disabled and delinquent children of Indiana and Deleware. Ms. de Raianes believes that these pens, if used thoughtfully and properly, can be a tool for retraining, not…

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Letter from Mrs. Inez Jordan, president of Cameron County association of Retarded Children to Helene Wohlgemuth. Mrs. Jordan disapproves of the dismissal of McClelland, and feels that the conditions at Polk were the result of insufficient funding…

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Letter to Helene Wohlgemuth from parents of a Polk resident expressing support of Dr. James McClelland, calling him a nice man.

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Note to Helene Wohlgemuth expressing disgust at her actions that lead to the dismissal of Dr. James McClelland. The author of this note feels that she should "exercise more care" and questions her education and training.

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"Letter to the Editor" from a resident of Venango County expressing support of Dr. James McClelland and a belief that he should not have been dismissed. The author of this letter expresses support for the staff or Polk State School and Hospital for…

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Letter from William E. Garove, Associate Director of the Management Training Program to Milton J Shapp, expressing his dismay at the dismissal of Dr. James McClelland.

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Telegram to Helene Wohlgemuth from The Venango Chapter of the American Association of University Women expressing their unanimous and strong disapproval of the dismissal of Dr. James McClelland and calling for a complete investigation into the…

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Brief telegram fro Helene Wohlgemuth demanding the reinstatement of Dr. James McClelland

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