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(Studio) Some elderly people find other ways to live alone and stay out of nursing homes.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Whiteoak, MD) 3 elderly women share apt. [Professional homemaker Judy HUBERT - tells them lunch is ready.] Mary Pilat, Esther Kinberg, Becky Sturman comment on their arrangement. [STURMAN - says they can live comfortably and do as they please.] Jewish Council for Aging of Greater DC runs program; details noted. Social worker Florence Radkowski visits once a week [KINBERG - definitely does not want to live with children.] [PILAT - says neither she nor children would be happy that way.] Other details with regard to overall program noted. [Social worker June WATZMAN - tells group about trip they will take.] [KINBERG - cites fear of crime.]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton
- Cronkite, Walter;
- Morton, Bruce
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