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Multiracial Adoption #461332

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 10, 1972
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(Studio) Mr. and Mrs. James Adams of Houston, Texas, black, have taken care of 6 yr. old Mexican-American boy since infancy.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Houston, Texas) Foster parents want to keep child who came to them, battered by real parents, at age 1.
REPORTER: Frank Bourgholtzer

[Foster father, James ADAMS - has cared for children 20 years, but loves Victor best.] Application for adoption rejected. [Adoptions director Jerre WILLIAMS - says black parents would put Mexican-American child in unique position, as he begins to mix socially with other children at school.] Mr. and Mrs. Adams take case to court

Bourgholtzer, Frank;
Chancellor, John

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