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Kentucky / Mine Disaster #208009

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 31, 1970
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(Studio) United States Bureau of Mines reports Hyden, Kentucky, mine violated laws.
REPORTER: Charles Collingwood

(Hyden, Kentucky) Families mourn 38 dead coal miners; all local residents related to some victim; work conts. in other mines.
REPORTER: Foster Davis

(Hyden, Kentucky) [MINER - says thinks about possible disasters; mines could be safer; living a gamble.] Federal inspections neglected; government says not enough inspectors.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

Collingwood, Charles;
Davis, Foster;
Schoumacher, David

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