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date: 25 April 2019

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Margarita R. Huantes (1914–1994) was a social worker, an adult educator, and pioneer in the adult literacy movement. She founded the San Antonio Literacy Council to combat adult illiteracy, particularly among Mexican Americans.

Keywords: Margarita R. Huantes, adult literacy, adult illiteracy, Mexican Americans, San Antonio Literacy Council, literacy programs, adult education

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