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Mail-Order Brides #113126

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 27, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Santa Maria, California: Bonnie Strauss) Today's business of mail-order marriages featured; details given of system by which Asian women come to marry American men; scenes shown from 20th Century Fox film "My Darling Clementine" and of a marriage ceremony. [AmerAsian Worldwide Services founder Tessie FLORENCE - discusses marital service.] Criticism of process given. [National YWCA Grace LYU-VOLCKHAUSEN - says this is way you find a slave.] [Mail-order bride Marinessa BURKE - says she is happy.] [Patrick BURKE - comments on marriage.] [Patrick's mother Connie BURKE - expresses joy.]

Donaldson, Sam;
Strauss, Bonnie

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