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A Closer Look (American Vacation Boom) #182059

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 04, 1998
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) The reasons why Americans are travelling and how much is being spent on tourism outlined on screen.

(Washington: John Cochran) Americans' penchant for travel examined; details given of predicted highway and air travel and where people are going in the United States and overseas. [Travel agency manager Michael PINGREY, Washington, DC, VISITOR, two London VISITORS, Canada VISITOR - comment.]

(Studio: Charles Gibson) The need to shut the gates of Yosemite National Park because of too many visitors noted.

Reporter(s):
Cochran, John;
Gibson, Charles
Duration:
00:04:10

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