The Vanderbilt Television News Archive website will transition to a new interface soon. Preview it now!

CBS Evening News for
Friday, Jul 09, 1993

Headline: Mississippi River / Midwest Flooding

Request a copy of the video for this Item

Loan request:

You may reqest a loan of this video clip. We charge fees to recover our expenses on providing this service.


(Studio: Connie Chung) The Midwest flood along the Mississippi River featured; scenes shown of Vice President Al Gore teleconferencing with the governors; map shown.

(Saint Louis: Scott Pelley) Preparations in and around Saint Louis for the flood waters featured; scenes shown Saint Louis and Omaha, Nebraska. [Several PEOPLE - comment on the weather.]

(Tokyo: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Ray Brady) The impact of the flooding on food prices featured; scenes shown from the Chicago commodities market. [Trader Victor LESPINASSE - says the market is volatile.] [Economist Don RATAJCZAK, shoppers Tina STOPSKY, Julius VEGA - talk prices.]

Search Vanderbilt Television News Archive for additional items:  
Program Time:05:32:50 pm - 05:37:00 pm. Duration: 04:10
Reporters:Brady, Ray; Chung, Connie; Pelley, Scott; Rather, Dan
Link to this page
Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:351990