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ABC Evening News for Sunday, May 05, 1991
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) President George Bush reported hospitalized due to an irregular heartbeat.

(White House: Ann Compton) Update on Bush's condition given. [While leaning out his window, BUSH (with his words transcribed on screen) - responds to reporters' questions.] Official White House hospital photo of Bush, two grandchildren, White House Chief of Staff John Sununu and National Security Adviser Brent Scowcroft shown. [Barbara BUSH - comments.] Bush shown after yesterday's jog.

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer; Boston: Tim Johnson) The medical condition of atrial fibrillation and treatment for it explained; heart animation shown.

Compton, Ann;
Johnson, Tim;
Sawyer, Forrest

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