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Refugee Family / Thieus #240630

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 20, 1975
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(Studio) 3/4 Vietnam refugees without sponsors. Report follows on 1 family that finally did find sponsor.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) Thieu family stayed in refugee camp over month before finding sponsor; finally church agreed to sponsor family. As Thieu family began new life, joy and fear obvious. Saint John Fisher parish allows family to stay in church-owned home for time. Readjustment for various members of 7-member family discussed. Thieus now in own apt.; father has job. Readjustment difficult but worthwhile.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

(Studio) CBS to look in on Thieu family from time to time.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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