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

NBC Evening News for
Friday, Dec 16, 1977

Headline: Briefs: Protein Diets; Bank Strike; Television In Essex, California

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) CDC (Centers for Disease Control) estimates 39 deaths connected with liquid protein diet. Willmar, MT, bank employee strike reported Lack of television in Essex, California, due to location in Mojave Desert noted; coming of television to Essex reported REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Essex, California) [WOMAN - describes life in Essex.] Coming of television to town described, filmed. [MAN - wonders how reception is so good.]
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

Search Vanderbilt Television News Archive for additional items:  
Program Time:05:53:50 pm - 05:56:40 pm. Duration: 02:50
Reporters:Perkins, Jack
Link to this page
Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:491794