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KANSAS CITY, MO -  AUGUST 19, 1976:  President Ford and Betty Ford wave to the crowd at the Republican National Convention in Kansas City, Missouri August 19, 1976. The former President passed away at his home in California December 26, 2006. He was 93.  (Photo by Karl Schumacher/Gerald R. Ford Library via Getty Images)

Former First Ladies In Michigan Today For Daylong Conference

Barbara and Laura Bush have agreed to appear at a daylong conference in Grand Rapids focusing on first ladies and their roles in the White House.

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This archive photo shows then American President Gerald Ford on July 31, 1975. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Items From Gerald And Betty Ford Sold At Auction

Items that belonged to President Gerald Ford and first lady Betty Ford have sold at auction for about $132,000.

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President Ford’s Calif. Home Fetches $1.68M

The Southern California desert home Gerald and Betty Ford has been sold for nearly $1.7 million.

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A display of former first lady Betty Ford is seen at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Michigan Says Goodbye To Former First Lady Betty Ford

Hundreds, or even thousands, are expected to pay their respects, as the body of former First Lady Betty Ford lies in repose in Grand Rapids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2011

Former First Lady Betty Ford (Credit: Hume Kennerly)

Services In Grand Rapids For Former First Lady

A big crowd is expected Wednesday at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids, where the body of former First Lady Betty Ford will lie in repose.

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Visitors at the Gerald Ford Library. (WWJ: Pat Sweeting)

Condolences For Former First Lady At Presidential Library

Visitors stopped by the Ford Presidential Library on the campus of University of Michigan to express their condolences on the death of former First Lady Betty Ford who died this past weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2011

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Ford Museum, Library Extending Hours For Visitors

The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids and Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library in Ann Arbor are offering extended hours in their lobby areas for visitors wishing to express their sympathy to the Ford family on the death of former First Lady Betty Ford.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2011

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Former First Lady Betty Ford Dies

The former first lady whose triumph over drug and alcohol addiction became a beacon of hope for addicts and the inspiration for her Betty Ford Center was 93.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2011