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Cancer Support Group (1986)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1986-02-21

Duration: 00:13:02

Subjects: Health | Cancer


  • Johnson, Ken Host
  • Langlois, Raymond Speaker
  • Landers, Bobby Speaker
  • Stone, Layne Speaker
  • Correa, Pelayo Interviewee
  • Pullig, Maurice Speaker
  • Geer, Betty Speaker
  • Barousse, Bonnie Speaker
  • Harville, Ramona Interviewee
  • Harville, Al Interviewee
  • Shoults, Joyce Speaker
  • Mayo, Lynn Interviewee
  • Mayo, James Interviewee


This segment from the February 21, 1986, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Ken Johnson’s visit to a meeting of the Cancer Support Group of Southwest Louisiana in Lake Charles. His report includes highlights of the discussion among the members about living with cancer. These members are: Dr. Raymond Langlois; Bobby Landers; Layne Stone; Dr. Maurice Pullig; Betty Geer; Bonnie Barousse; and Joyce Shoults. Johnson also interviews: Dr. Pelayo Correa, cancer specialist; Ramona Harville, cancer patient; Al Harville, family member; Lynn Mayo, family member; and James Mayo, family member.