ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 08, 1971
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(Studio) Report in 1871 great Chicago fire.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(Chicago, Illinois) Drawings of old Chicago shown. Different theories given on fire's origin, incling. Mrs. O'Leary's cow. Hollywood's re-creation shown. Report on fire and aftermath; 300 killed, 100,000 homeless. Rebuilding begun with help; still "Queen of the West"
REPORTER: Jim Kincaid
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