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On The Road (Children and Town) #201403

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 04, 1969
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(Studio) Report on how to make something positive out of 2 negative situations.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Frenchborough, ME) Lobster industry is only 1 for town. Small population; little entertainment. Children from broken homes attend school here, and grow up here as foster children of island residents. School shown. Arthur Kramer is village schoolmaster. [Foster Mother Mrs. Vivian LUNT - says children make you feel young again, and needed.] [MAN - says others thinking of doing same thing.] [Selectman David LUNT - says children seem to like is. and hope they'll make it their home.] Others to be invited when children grow up and move away.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Kuralt, Charles
Duration:
00:04:50

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