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June 10, 1988 | United Press International
The Samantha Smith Foundation, formed to encourage better relations with the Soviet Union, has fallen on hard times, a victim of money problems and, ironically, improved relations between the superpowers. The foundation was formed in 1985 by Jane Smith, Samantha's mother, soon after Samantha, 13, and her father died when their commuter plane crashed in Auburn, Me.
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June 10, 1988 | United Press International
The Samantha Smith Foundation, formed to encourage better relations with the Soviet Union, has fallen on hard times, a victim of money problems and, ironically, improved relations between the superpowers. The foundation was formed in 1985 by Jane Smith, Samantha's mother, soon after Samantha, 13, and her father died when their commuter plane crashed in Auburn, Me.
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September 23, 1985 | JENNINGS PARROTT
--Samantha Smith's mother said she is establishing a foundation in memory of her daughter, who went on a peace mission to the Soviet Union at the invitation of Soviet leader Yuri V. Andropov. In the first in-depth interview since her husband and 13-year-old daughter were killed in a plane crash last month, Jane Smith said in the inaugural edition of Picture Week magazine that the foundation would "foster international understanding in the spirit of Samantha."
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September 23, 1985 | JENNINGS PARROTT
--Samantha Smith's mother said she is establishing a foundation in memory of her daughter, who went on a peace mission to the Soviet Union at the invitation of Soviet leader Yuri V. Andropov. In the first in-depth interview since her husband and 13-year-old daughter were killed in a plane crash last month, Jane Smith said in the inaugural edition of Picture Week magazine that the foundation would "foster international understanding in the spirit of Samantha."
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