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Peace Corps #311124

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jul 26, 1986
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(San Antonio, Texas: Martha Teichner) 25th anniversary celebrations of Peace Corps vols. featured; scenes shown. [Alan GUSKIN - urges vols.' to retain their ideals.] Experiences of several former vols. and their current lives examined. [Vols. Dr. Bonnie LIEBER, Marsha Hendricks BURNS, Tom BLOCK - explain link to their Peace Corps experiences and present jobs.] [1961, President John F. KENNEDY - announces corps' formation.] [World Bank spokesperson David HUNSBERGER - considers benefits for vols.] [VOLS. - recall experiences.] [GUSKIN - thinks Peace Corps has significantly affected intl. change.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Teichner, Martha

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