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Refugee Plight / Vietnam Dr. / Nebraska #240202

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 27, 1975
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(Studio) Last week John Eisenhower, chairperson of President' advisory committee on refugees, said some illiterate Vietnam refugees could live out lives in camps. Eisenhower's opinion challenged today by Wells Kline, Julia Taft, Donald McDonald. For some refugees, resettlement going smoothly; Vietnam doctor sought out by Nebraska town is case in point.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Ponca, Nebraska) Dr. Bang won't be able to practice for time because of refresher courses and tests to pass, but town hopes to put doctor to work as med. assistant till he hangs out own shingle. 1st day in new town recapped. [Dr. Nguyen Tu BANG - discusses new life in United States and in Ponca, Nebraska.]
REPORTER: Sharron Lovejoy

Cronkite, Walter;
Lovejoy, Sharron

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