First Meeting Flyer

This flyer, produced on a portable typewriter and distributed in the spring of 1990, announces Breast Cancer Action’s first meeting, which was held at founder Elenore Pred’s house in San Francisco on July 1, 1990. 

 

                                    *******BREAST CANCER ACTION********

 

 42,000 WOMEN DIE EACH YEAR OF BREAST CANCER,  WHY?

 

  • DID YOU KNOW THAT THE BAY AREA IS A HOTSPOT FOR BREAST CANCER?
  • DID YOU KNOW THAT THE STATISTIC HAS RECENTLY RISEN FROM 1 IN 10 TO 1 IN 9 WOMEN IN THE U.S. WHO WILL BE DIAGNOSED WITH BREAST CANCER?

WE ARE MEETING TO ORGANIZE BREAST CANCER ACTION,  OUR GOALS ARE EDUCATION AND POLITICAL ACTION TO PREVENT A FURTHER RISE IN THE INCIDENCE OF BREAST CANCER; INDEED, WE HOPE THAT OUR EFFORTS WILL SERVE IN THE FUTURE TO LOWER THE BREAST CANCER RATE IN THE UNITED STATES.

ORGANIZING MEETING AT THE HOME OF ELENORE PRED #10 TWENTY-EIGHTH STREET, SAN FRANCISCO SUNDAY, JULY 1 AT 1:00 P.M

* How IMPORTANT IS THE HEALTH OF YOUR MOTHERS, DAUGHTERS, SISTERS, GRANDAUGHTERS, AUNTS, COUSINS, WIVES, FRIENDS — YOUR OWN HEALTH?

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