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NBC Evening News for
Wednesday, Jan 15, 1975

Headline: Iowa / Blizzard / Disaster Areas

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(Studio) Governor of Iowa declares 40 cntrys. disaster areas after worst blizzard in years hit Mid. West last wkend. At least 5000 cattle killed in Iowa.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Cherokee, Iowa) Richard Jalas lost over 200 animals in blizzard. Farmers admit as many precautions as necessary may not have been taken to save livestk. because recent winters so mild. [JALAS - describes how cattle died.] National Guard airlifting hay to cattle in some areas. Farmers say no ins. available to cover losses.
REPORTER: Mike Jackson

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Program Time:05:49:50 pm - 05:51:40 pm. Duration: 01:50
Reporters:Chancellor, John; Jackson, Mike
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:479335