NBC Evening News for
Wednesday, Mar 22, 1978


Headline: Wallenda Death Fall

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Summary:

(Studio) Karl Wallenda's death fall from high-wire reported Disturbing nature of video coverage noted, especially with regard to children in audience.
REPORTER: John Hart

(No location given) San Juan, Puerto Rico tape of Wallenda death fall shown; also fall of human pyramid act. [WALLENDA - tells of continuing act despite that tragedy.] Reporter gives details of fall in Spanish.
REPORTER: Gerald Harrington narrates (WAPA-TV San Juan, PR, tape)

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Program Time:05:38:10 pm - 05:40:00 pm. Duration: 01:50
Reporters:Hart, John; Harrington, Gerald
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
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Record Number:498008