National Geographic : 1955 Jun
870 U.S. Foreign Operations Administration + Drab Tent City, Last Stop but One on the Liberty Road, Awaits the Exiles The South Viet Nam Gov ernment, using funds from the United States Government and private organizations, tempo rarily shelters arrivals outside Saigon. Newcomers build vil lages as soon as land becomes available. Doc Mo settlement, in a jungle clearing, uses tents from United States military stocks in Japan. +Rice and Beans Put Hunger to Rout This family fled Tonkin be cause the Reds forbade them to attend church (page 858). Here the youngsters eat Gov ernment fare at Phu Tho re ception center. Opposite: Masks of fear relax at journey's end; new hope softens memories of flight. Gertrude Samuels, Pix, Inc.