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Mississippi River / Midwest Flooding / St. Louis, Missouri, and Davenport, Iowa #149184

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 07, 1993
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Map shown of the flooded Midwest areas along the Mississippi River; satellite weather photos shown.

(Saint Louis: Erin Hayes) The record-breaking floods along the Mississippi featured; scenes shown from Saint Louis to illustrate the industries brought to a halt by the weather. [River watcher Gary MAYNARD, Midway Marine George FOSTER - worry about the waters.] [Agriculture Department Bruce WEBER, economist Raymond WORSECK - cite farm loss estimates.] [Army Corps of Engineers John ELMORE - comments.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Davenport, Iowa: Kathy Wolff) How one family is coping with the flood in Davenport, Iowa, featured; scenes shown from the business of Dick Corbin. [Corbin's WIFE, DAUGHTER - recall the flood of 1965.]

Hayes, Erin;
Sawyer, Diane;
Wolff, Kathy

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