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Hurricane Fran / East Coast / Charleston, South Carolina #168973

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 04, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Charleston, SC: Mark Potter) The preparations in Charleston, SC, for Hurricane Fran, which is bound for the East coast, featured; scenes shown of the 1989 damages from Hurricane Hugo. [Mayor Joe RILEY, resident Ben MORRISON, Clay CABELL, Jack PRENTICE - comment on getting ready and getting out.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Interview held with former National Hurricane Center director Bob Sheets about Fran. [SHEETS - says the storm will be a problem inland as well as for the coastal areas.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The stormy weather said delaying the launch of the space shuttle scheduled to pick up astronaut Shannon Lucid, who has been on the space station Mir.

Jennings, Peter;
Potter, Mark

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