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August 29, 1992 | DOUGLAS FRANTZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Winn-Dixie supermarket was closed by storm damage, its broken windows boarded over and its food spoiling. But the parking lot was a magnet Friday for the homeless and the hungry. One of them was Amelia Berard, 54, who sat listlessly in an aging silver Chrysler, nibbling the three pancakes served up by a group of Southern Baptists who had driven in from Texas with a self-contained cook trailer. "The roof was blown off my house and everything was floating in the water," said Berard.
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August 29, 1992 | DOUGLAS FRANTZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Winn-Dixie supermarket was closed by storm damage, its broken windows boarded over and its food spoiling. But the parking lot was a magnet Friday for the homeless and the hungry. One of them was Amelia Berard, 54, who sat listlessly in an aging silver Chrysler, nibbling the three pancakes served up by a group of Southern Baptists who had driven in from Texas with a self-contained cook trailer. "The roof was blown off my house and everything was floating in the water," said Berard.
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August 29, 1992 | JAMES GERSTENZANG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Seeking to extricate himself from turmoil surrounding relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Andrew, President Bush defended the federal response to the massive storm damage on Friday and declared that he would send more help if needed. "We will commit all federal military resources necessary to help the people in Florida," he said at a hastily called meeting with reporters in the White House Rose Garden.
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August 29, 1992 | JAMES GERSTENZANG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Seeking to extricate himself from turmoil surrounding relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Andrew, President Bush defended the federal response to the massive storm damage on Friday and declared that he would send more help if needed. "We will commit all federal military resources necessary to help the people in Florida," he said at a hastily called meeting with reporters in the White House Rose Garden.
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