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Person of The Week (Mollie Beattie) #166946

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jun 14, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Fish and Wildlife Service director Mollie Beattie, who has dedicated her career to saving animals faced with extinction, profiled. [BEATTIE - talks about the bald eagle; defends the Endangered Species Act.] Beattie's recent resignation to fight her brain cancer noted. [Interior Secretary Bruce BABBITT - says her legacy will be the rescue of the Endangered Species Act.] [Defenders of Wildlife Roger SCHLICKEISEN - talks about Beattie's plans to reintroduce the wolves into Yellowstone National Park.] [Alaska Representative Don YOUNG - talks about Beattie.]

Jennings, Peter

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