NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 03, 1984
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(Studio) Adoption of babies from foreign countries by American parents featured.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Chatsworth, New Jersey) Severe baby shortage said causing increase in adoption of foreign infants by Americans Scenes of parents with babies shown. [PARENTS - talk with babies.] Typical situation said involving white, middle-class parents and Korean infants. Seoul, South Korea, scenes shown. North Korea said critical of South Korea for the practice. Latin American said encouraging American adoptions. Procedures and costs noted. [WOMEN - discuss children adopted.] [Bob GRAVER - discusses problems involved.] [Anna McKEVITT - talks of being adopted by American parents.] [GRAVER - elaborates.]
REPORTER: David Burrington