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Army / Recreation Creation #210335

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 15, 1970
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(Studio) United States E. Coast being overdeveloped.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Henlopen Dunes, DE) Conservationists oppose Army destruction of natural beauty to create recreation area; Delaware wants land back from federal government; mil. monopolizes area, won't let civilians use recreation site. [1st Army Special Services Chief Leo OATES - says just filled in hole in ground, not destroying.] [DE Governor Russell PETERSON - says state has right to property.] [Major Robert STIEPOCK - says couldn't afford civilian recreation.] [PETERSON - says could make land cheap enough for many people.]
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

Cronkite, Walter;
Serafin, Barry

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