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Ogden on vision mission in Mexico



SIGHT FOR SORE EYES: A Mayan woman checks he new glasses provided by Dr. James Ogden in his recent mission trip to Mexico.

Dr. James Ogden recently returned from a trip to Mexico to help indigenous people acquire glasses. He reports on his visit there.

Sorry I was not able to send regular email updates as I usually do on my recent trip to Mexico. I did not have access to a reliable computer most of the time, and our days were long. I flew from Portland to Seattle and then to Mexico City and to Tuxtla Guiterrez, about 35 miles from San Cristobal de las Aguas. There was a problem with luggage in Mexico City, so I missed the final flight and went on one that was about 114 hours later. Everything arrived in good shape!

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