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A Closer Look (Television: HDTV) #176797

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 29, 1998
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Gina Smith) The technology of high-definition television (HDTV) featured; details given of how HDTV works and the options it can offer viewers. [Two VIEWERS, Harris Corporation Judson FRENCH - comment on the sight and sound of HDTV.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: John Martin) The issue of the financial risk for HDTV because of the high cost examined. [Consumer Electronics Manufacturers Gary SHAPIRO, Sinclair Broadcast Group Nat OSTROFF, former Federal Communications Commission chairman Reed HUNDT, AH Belo Corporation Robert DECHERD - comment on the state of HDTV.]

Jennings, Peter;
Martin, John;
Smith, Gina

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