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Hurricane Camille / Virginia / Mississippi #205174

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 22, 1969
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(Studio) Floods from James River hit Richmond.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Richmond, Virginia) Levees mostly held, Mayor assesses property damage at less than $1 million. No deaths or major injuries.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

(Studio) Gulf Coast deaths from Hurricane Camille: 200-300.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Long Beach, Mississippi) [Wayne SMITH - says odor probably body. Found 15 in this area.] [MAN - describes what happened to neighborhood.] [SMITH - tells of family losses as they survey wreckage,]

Benton, Nelson;
Cronkite, Walter;
Rabel, Ed

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