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Refugee Processing / Ft. Chaffee #240059

CBS Evening News for Friday, May 02, 1975
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(Studio) Other South Vietnam refugees scheduled to be processed at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas, and Fort Eglin, Florida.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Fort Chaffee, Arkansas) Governor David Pryor and local officials on hand for refugee arrival; concerted effort underway to make refugees feel at home here. [Fort Smith businessman Werner DANIELS - believes most people in community charitable and feel moral responsibility toward refugees.] No Vietnam can leave Fort Chaffee without American sponsor. [REFUGEE - reacts positively to new life beginning in American]
REPORTER: Tony Sargent

Rather, Dan;
Sargent, Tony

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