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Orphan Family / California #199442

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 28, 1968
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(Studio) Report of family that tried to stay together after parents died.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

(Madera, California) For 8 weeks 10 Morse Morris children been wards of the court They wanted to stay together and not be split up. Over $50,000 collected to keep them together. Judge rules children could stay together. Aunt, Mrs. Gloria Graves, apptd. guardian. [BOY - says feel great about decision.] [GIRL - says happy. Things will go on the same.] Ea. of children to have own room in new Concord, California home.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Reporter(s):
Drinkwater, Terry;
Kuralt, Charles
Duration:
00:02:20

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