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CBS Evening News for
Monday, Jun 04, 1990

Headline: San Francisco, California / Gorbachev Visit

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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Stanford, California: Barry Petersen) President Mikhail Gorbachev's speech at Stanford University reviewed; US-USSR joint competition with Japan, Korea and China mentioned; scenes shown of Gorbachev in crowd at Stanford University. [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) speaks of East- West cooperation and nuclear disarmament. [STUDENTS - compliment speech.] [Artist George SUMNER - says America has found a new friend.] Gorbachev's trip to San Francisco to court American business mentioned.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(San Francisco: John Blackstone) Gorbachev reported visiting Silicon Valley, California, to study the electronic industry's growth. [Autodesk Scott DAVISON - comments on his company's growth.] [Exchange organizer Stella KENNEDY - says commercialization of science is USSR 's goal.] San Francisco/Moscow Teleport noted to be first US- USSR computer satellite network. [San Francisco/Moscow Teleport Joel SCHATZ - comments on cultural obstacles.] San Francisco/USSR students' computer enthusiast exchange program mentioned; Soviet computer industry efforts detailed. [Bechtel Corporation Michael WAKELIN - comments.] [DAVISON - says Soviet programmers are among best.] [Soviet programmer Alexey PAJITNOV - comments.]

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Program Time:05:48:10 pm - 05:53:20 pm. Duration: 05:10
Reporters:Blackstone, John; Petersen, Barry; Rather, Dan
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:333545