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January 19, 2013 3:49 PM

Scholarships in the name of Dr. King

"Better get to the meeting or we'll not have any election! Cows will have to wait!" The note to Dale Federer was hand written on the minutes of the board of the Martin Luther King Scholarship Board for May 6, 1976. It was signed by Rev. George Aki, Pastor of the Congregational Church and veteran of the 442nd “Go for Broke” Regimental Combat Team with his Japanese name, followed by "George Aki, Secretary."

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Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger is a professor emeritus of history at Cal Poly and past president of the California Mission Studies Association.

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