One of my aunts was adopted internationally back in the early 60s (I think) when this was very new. She' was the only Asian child in a very white part of upper state New York — we have clippings from newspaper stories that were done on the adoption because it was so unusual. » 1/13/15 12:38pm 1/13/15 12:38pm

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