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Segment 3 (Peace Corps) #496764

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 22, 1978
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(Studio) Background and present condition of Peace Corps given.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Kenya) Eric and Linda Hewlett, Corps workers in Kenya, featured. School scenes shown. Frustrations noted. [Eric HEWLETT - describes busy day.] [Linda HEWLETT - teaches photosynthesis.] Experience of Peace Corps with new ntns. recounted. Future policy said to include more practical instruction, such as farming. Preparation of wedding feast, include slaughter of goat, shown. [Voice of HEWLETT - speaks of slaughter.] Age of Corps vols. noted. Wedding ceremony filmed. [Linda HEWLETT - tells what she has learned.] John F. Kennedy role in establishing Peace Corps noted. Report summarized.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

Brinkley, David;
Utley, Garrick

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