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Mississippi River / Midwest Flooding / Hannibal, Missouri #148731

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 12, 1993
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(Saint Louis: Peter Jennings) Author Mark Twain quoted about the Mississippi River.

(Hannibal, Missouri: Jim Wooten) The blending of fact and fiction in Twain's hometown of Hannibal, Missouri, featured; scenes shown from Main Street and the river. [Shop owner Pat WELDER, OFFICIAL, Hannibal Mayor Richard SCHWARTZ, homeowner Joe PADGETT - talk about the flood and the lack of tourists.]

(Saint Louis: Peter Jennings) The expected crest level in Hannibal cited.

Jennings, Peter;
Wooten, Jim

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