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Almost Adults (Part IV) #96264

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 23, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(No location given) Problems faced by teenage runaways examined; films shown. [TEENS - describe their experiences.] Related statistics for Hollywood outlined. [Police sergeant Dennis FEELEY - notes necessary aspects of survival for runaways.] [MAN - cites economy need for runaways to turn to prostitution.] [Counselor Dr. Lois LEE - describes potential for enslavement by sophisticated pimps.] [TEENS - discuss their lives.] [Tom HOWE - questions what parents did wrong; sends message to runaway daughter.] [PARENTS and CHILDREN - discuss their problems.] Efforts of orgs. such Tough Love cited. [TEEN - sees no reason to go home.]
REPORTER: Jay Schadler

(Studio) Part V announced.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Schadler, Jay

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