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Midlands university bestows special honor upon Betty Dent

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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - She rubbed elbows with Strom Thurmond, Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford. But she also cleaned the faces of the needy in foreign lands.

Betty Dent will receive the Doctor of Humane Letters at the commencement for Columbia International University Saturday.

Betty was the wife of the late Harry Dent, who served under President Richard Nixon.

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