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Mississippi River / Midwest Flooding #148796

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 16, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Map shown of the area flooded from both the Mississippi River and the Missouri River.

(Saint Charles County, Missouri: Kathy Wolff) The overrunning of the levees by high waters featured; scenes shown from Saint Charles County, Missouri. [County sheriff Ray RUNYON, two sandbagging VOLUNTEERS - comment.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The only open bridge over the river at Quincy, Illinois, and flooding in Fargo, North Dakota, from the Red River shown.

(Des Moines: Judy Muller) Cleaning up in Des Moines, Iowa, featured; scenes shown of Nick Bredus' self-contained water pumping system for household showers. [Nick's NEIGHBORS, BREDUS - comment.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Muller, Judy;
Wolff, Kathy
Duration:
00:04:20

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