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Apollo 15 #16986

ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 06, 1971
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(Studio) Apollo 15 astronauts view solar eclipse, hold news conference from spacecraft.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(No location given) Film shows moon darkened by earth shadow. [Astronaut Colonel David River SCOTT - says more highly qualified astronauts, more info. will be obtained from moon flights; believes Dr. Harrison H. Schmitt highly qualified.] Space agency deciding whether Schmitt should fly on Apollo 17; space agency selects Dr. Joseph Kerwin, Owen Garriott, Edward Gibson, Pete Conrad for sky laboratory program.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman

(Studio) Apollo 15 will splashdown tomorrow.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Bergman, Jules;
Reasoner, Harry

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