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Scorpion Mystery #198213

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 31, 1968
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(Studio) Navy reports pieces of nuclear submarine, "Scorpion" found near Azores. Sub disappeared 5 mos. ago.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Oceanographic research ships took 3 mos. to search.
REPORTER: Steve Rowan

(Atlantic Ocean) USS "Mizar" took most of underwater pictures.
REPORTER: Steve Rowan

(DC) [Chief Naval Operations Admiral Thomas MOORER - reports pts. of "Scorpion" found. Location pointed out on map. Cites extent of search.] No attempt expected to recover ship; maybe next Apr. Believed torpedo accidently detonated.
REPORTER: Steve Rowan

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Rowan, Steve
Duration:
00:02:00

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