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Hurricane Camille / Mississippi #205156

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 21, 1969
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(Studio) Head National Hurricane Center in Miami, Dr, Robert Simpson calls Hurricane Camille greatest storm to hit nation 300 dead. Clean-up and search conts.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Long Beach, Mississippi) Bodies found in Pass Christian, Mississippi and placed in morgues. Survivors inoculated against disease. [MAN - says getting too much. Don't have organization to handle it all, Can't keep perishables.] National Guard trying to restore order. Black Marketeers warned they'll be arrested if caught. Many residents leave. [Barbara COSTELICH - says thankful house is left. Afraid of disease, but taking shots. Most go to pieces, but best thing to do is to stay calm.]

Cronkite, Walter;
Rabel, Ed

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