NBC Evening News for
Thursday, Feb 22, 1979


Headline: Possible Toxaphene Cattle Poisoning

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Summary:

(Studio) Report on California cattleman's complaint about effects on cattle of joint fed.-state program to rid cattle of insects by spraying them.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Chico, California) Rancher George Neary's claims about deaths of his cattle after being sprayed for treatment of mange with toxaphene noted. Envts.' long-time concerns about possible effects of toxaphene reported [NEARY - comments.] [State veterinarian Patton SMITH - responds to chgs.] University of California investigators said probing case.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

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Program Time:05:41:30 pm - 05:43:20 pm. Duration: 01:50
Reporters:Chancellor, John; Oliver, Don
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
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Record Number:502980