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Person of The Week (Miguel Perez) #140349

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 27, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Miguel Perez, an immigrant from El Salvador, profiled; scenes shown of him receiving permanent resident status from the INS. [PEREZ - recalls his mother's view of the civil war in El Salvador.] His quest to become an American after the death of his mother reviewed in detail. [Representative Mervyn DYMALLY - talks about helping this young immigrant.] Steps in Perez' American education reviewed. [PEREZ - talks about his aims and dreams.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:04:30

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