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On The Road (Eagle Pass, Texas.) #198971

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 24, 1968
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(Studio) Story in Eagle Pass, Texas, featured.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Eagle Pass, Texas) Mexican-American commutes 70 mile to college. Jo Fuentos came to Eagle Pass as Vista volunteer; married Rumel Fuentos last summer; is planned parenthood counselor Neighborhood cntr. shown. New cntr. being built from sale of tamales, old clothes. [Rumel FUENTOS - speaks of project. ] Rumel teaches at night. [FUENTOS - teaches English.] Rumel conts. teaching though funds cut off by DC. [Jo and Rumel FUENTOS - talk of their life.] Jo Fuentos is secretary at Methodist Church. Children's choir sings "Silent Night." Jo Fuentos is Girl Scout leader too. Jo and Rumel decorate Christmas tree. Rumel plays guitar.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

Cronkite, Walter;
Kuralt, Charles

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