ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 21, 1972
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(Studio) Senate subcommittee reviews effects of television violence on children.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) Government report on television violence and children took 2 years and cost $2 million. [Surgeon General Jesse STEINFELD - defends study which has been called ambiguous and a whitewash. Steinfeld says broadcasters should be put on notice, as study shows television violence does have adverse effects on some members society.] [Senator John PASTORE - says television violence for profit greed (eg., in ads. or to attract more viewers) should be eliminated.] [Senator Marlow COOK - favors discussions with broadcast industry.] Some recommendations of panel who composed study cited.
REPORTER: Virginia Sherwood
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