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Hurricane Debbie / Camille / Virginia #205157

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 21, 1969
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(Studio) Hurricane Camille causes floods in Virginia and West Virginia. 40 dead, Hurricane Debbie to cause rains in Bermuda.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Massies Mills, Virginia) Film of flooded Jas, River and various towns. Hses. uprooted, [WOMAN - tells of crying and praying and hearing screams during flood.] Waters headed for capital.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Richmond, Virginia) Crest 34 foot above flood level expected. Workers pile sandbags on levees.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

(Studio) Coast Guard rescues 29 people 6 mile off Virginia coast whose boat collapsed. Film of people waiting in water shown. All in good condition.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite WTAR-TV

Reporter(s):
Benton, Nelson;
Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:03:20

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