Date: Sat, 11 May 1996 13:19:54 -0400

From: "Margaret G. Lee -English" mlee[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CS.HAMPTONU.EDU

Subject: Re: out-of-pocket

In Friday's "Dear Abby" column, a reader wrote: "...the National Eye

Care Project (NECP) has offered medical eye care to America's low income

senior population for the past 10 years. Nearly 200,000 patients have

received care, at no _out-of-pocket_ cost to them."

--Margaret Lee

Hampton University

Hampton, VA

On Sat, 11 May 1996, Gregory J. Pulliam wrote:

Thanks to all for the _out-of-pocket_ testimonials. You made my dad's day.

Greg Pulliam

Illinois Institute of Technology