In the summer of 1964 Frank Groce got a new step-mother named Grace, a white woman from the hills of Kentucky who knew a thing or two about "wonder beans" and healthy eating. Grace would make Frank a special spinach casserole so he could be tough like Popeye in case any boys at school tried picking on him for having an inter-racial family. That same summer President Lyndon Johnson signed the landmark Civil Rights Act, which outlawed discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex or national origin. 50 years later, Frank recreates her recipe and reflects on the experience in the 6:00 short Grace's One & Only.

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