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Mississippi River / Midwest Flooding #149197

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 08, 1993
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(Nagano: Peter Jennings) Response of President Clinton to the Mississippi River flooding reported. [CLINTON - reads statement directed to flood victims.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Map shown of the area along the northern Mississippi and its tributary rivers that have been affected by the floods.

(Saint Charles, Missouri: Erin Hayes) The overflowing rivers featured; scenes shown from Saint Charles, Missouri, Grafton, Illinois, and other areas. [Two WOMEN, American Red Cross Barbara BROWN, Grafton MAN, Mayor Gerald NAIRN, MAN - comment.]

(Charles County, Illinois: Kathy Wolff) Preparations in Hannibal, Missouri, for the coming flood waters featured; scenes shown of one man building his own earthen levee. [Hannibal resident Mark BONDAHAR, WIFE - comment.]

Reporter(s):
Hayes, Erin;
Jennings, Peter;
Sawyer, Diane;
Wolff, Kathy
Duration:
00:05:00

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