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State Department / Vietnam Orphans / Adoption Information #239807

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 04, 1975
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(Studio) Adoption agencies being swamped with requests with regard to adopting Vietnam orphans. Council on Adoptable Children reveals much red tape being cut and time required for completion of adoption being cut.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) At State Department, requests and information with regard to Vietnam orphans pouring in. All orphans now coming to United States spoken for; American families encouraged to contact local agencies if they want to be placed on waiting list for babies. [Virginia WORSLEY - says most calls reflect hope and anticipation.] Toll free number at State Department given.
REPORTER: Bernard Kalb

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Bernard
Duration:
00:02:00

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