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Poland / Men Return From West #253571

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 08, 1977
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(Studio) Several reports have come out with regard to people in Cinnst. ntns. leaving to live in West; 1 report with regard to some who leave West to return home.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(No location given) Many men left Poland in 1920's and 1930's to find jobs; most settled in US, in Chicago, Detroit, Gary, IN, and other places. Now many return with American passports, small pensions and Social Security checks. In Suwalki, Poland, near USSR border, more than 50 men have returned from West. Area is much as it was before world wars, Warsaw Pact and Cinnsm. Cases of Stanley Batos, Laurence Czhak and Thomas Litwa noted. Batos recs. Social Security check via American embassy in Warsaw each mo. [BATOS - has good living; likes it in Poland.] Czhak spent 45 years in Philadelphia and Chester, Pennsylvania. Litwa spent 35 years in NYC. [LITWA - says meeting wife again after 35 years was funny.] [BATOS - liked 1st vision of US.]

Rather, Dan;
Simon, Bob

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