CBS Evening News for Saturday, Apr 20, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(NYC) Vietnam war's impact on nation reviewed; historical films shown [March 31, 1968, Lyndon JOHNSON - announces decision not seek reelec.] [Stephen STRAUSS - recalls evading draft.] Jack Strauss noted refugee from Nazi Germany. [Jack and Natalie STRAUSS - remember reaction to son's flight to Canada.] No. draft dodgers leaving United States and returning after Jimmy Carter granted them amnesty mentioned; Strauss' current life in Toronto described. [STRAUSS - defs. decision.] Circumstances surrounding Jack Culhoun's desertion from military outlined. [CULHOUN - explains lingering guilt; acknowledges obsession with Vietnam.] [Jack and Natalie STRAUSS - describe their current feelings about son's decision.]
REPORTER: Renee Ferguson
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