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Medicine: AIDS / Koop / Rural United States / Oxford, Alabama #126576

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 04, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Charge from former Surgeon General C. Everett Koop that his successor Dr. Antonia Novello and President Bush's administration has been soft-pedalling AIDS epidemic reported. Report introduced.

(Oxford, Alabama: Mike von Fremd) AIDS in rural America featured; scenes shown of AIDS clinic in Oxford, Alabama. [Neighbors David and Anne BOBO, Mayor Leon SMITH - oppose opening of clinic.] [Clinic director Bob AXELTON - responds.] Statistics on AIDS cases in rural areas outlined. [BARBER, AIDS patient Joe JACKSON - back clinic.]

Jennings, Peter;
von Fremd, Mike

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