CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 09, 1970
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(Studio) Measles threaten Apollo 13.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(Cape Kennedy, Florida) Weather good, countdown continues; 2nd Lieutenant Commander Thomas Mattingly pulled from crew; delay and substitute astronaut John Swigert considered. [Former Astronaut Walter SCHIRRA - reports last minute substitution risky; team tightly integrated; delay costly.]
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
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