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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 07, 2016
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It was a Sunday afternoon in Washington and FDR was about to take the nation to war. Here's David Martin. President Roosevelt was as shocked as everyone else. He was working on his stamp collection in his private White House study, preserved in this panoramic photo with the FDR Library in Hyde Park, New York. The phone rings at this desk. The secretary of Navy on the line. And he tells the president that the Pearl Harbor Naval Base is under attack. Herman Eberhardt is the library's curator. Firs...
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