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Titanic Salvage Controversy #111037

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 25, 1987
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(Studio: Richard Threlkeld) Report introduced.

(NYC: Bill O'Reilly) Controversy over joint US-French salvage operation to retrieve Titanic artifacts discussed; details given, scenes shown. [Victim's daughter Eva HART - opposes such exploitation of tragedy.] [Oceanic Research and Exploration Limited spokesperson Robert SLAVITT - defs. project.] [Expedition official George TULLACH - acknowledges survivors' emotional strain now.] Marketing plans for exhibition of retrieved artifacts described. [Titanic Historical Society spokesperson John HOLLIS - describes conversation with expedition leader]

O'Reilly, Bill;
Threlkeld, Richard

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