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Rob Cousins / Belfast Boy Returns To Minnesota #33275

ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 16, 1974
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(Studio) Last month, ABC reported on civic club bringing Catholic and Protestant children from Belfast to spend portion of summer in Minnesota. 1 child returns to Minnesota.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Appleton, Minnesota) After return to Belfast, 12 year old Rob Cousins dreamed of returning to Voorhees farm in Minnesota. [COUSINS - says he wanted to return because it's peaceful in Minnesota.] [Mary VOORHEES - understands Mrs. Cousins' sacrifice to allow Rob to return to Minnesota for a time.] [Eldon VOORHEES - says Rob showed no apprehension toward Mary although she's Catholic and Rob is Protestant.] [Mrs. VOORHEES - believes Rob was more afraid of Catholics rather than hated them on 1st arrival.] Voorhees don't expect to take place of Rob's family.
REPORTER: Ron Miller

Miller, Ron;
Reasoner, Harry

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