ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 18, 1971
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(Studio) Nixon flies to Fort Detrick, Maryland, to announce conversion of germ warfare center to international cancer research laboratory.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Fort Detrick, Maryland) Employment down 60% here. [NIXON - says we need cancer study center; noted scientists now help save lives rather than destroy them.] Lab. shown. White House wants program under President; others want it administered under the National Institutes of Health.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel
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