Biographical Conversations With...

R. Easterling: Childhood to City Council

Season 2004 Episode 901 | 57m

When she was very young, her family moved from Gaffney to Blacksburg so that her father could have a job that paid one dollar a week more than he was making. Ruth’s mother was determined that the children were going to college, whether or not they had money to send them.

Aired: 04/10/04

Rating: NR

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