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Persian Gulf Crisis / United States Military / Thanksgiving #572469

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 22, 1990
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(Studio: Faith Daniels) Thanksgiving for families of United States servicemen in the Saudi Arabian desert reported; scenes shown from Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

(Saint Louis: Ed Rabel) The makeup of the United States fighting force in the Persian Gulf examined; scenes shown of troops. [Two black SOLDIERS - comment.] [Military affairs specialist Charles MOSKOS - says America's affluent youth will not be out there.] [Representative Pat SCHROEDER - talks about who is fighting this war.] Military service as a way out of the black ghetto explained; scenes shown from Saint Louis. [Army's Andre LAY - cites reasons for joining.] [Lay's aunt Rosetta BEASLEY - comments.]

Daniels, Faith;
Rabel, Ed

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