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CBS Evening News for
Friday, Oct 21, 1977

Headline: Plane Crashes / Marine Copter / Lynyrd Skynyrd

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(Studio) United States Marine helicopter crash in Philippines noted and details given. Plane crash near McComb, Mississippi, takes lives of 3 members of rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd and those of 3 other people. Details noted. (Film shown.)
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

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Program Time:05:50:10 pm - 05:50:40 pm. Duration: 00:30
Reporters:Cronkite, Walter
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:249073