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Amchitka Blast / Canadian Protest #213558

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 29, 1971
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(Studio) Govt. hands over document with regard to Amchitka Island, AK, blast to Washington, DC judge. Environmentalists hope Judge George L Hart, Junior will delay test. Canadian protesters go to site itself.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Vancouver, British Columbia) Ex-Canadian Naval vessel en route to Aleutian Island, AK, to protest planned American blast there. Trip sponsored by citizens' group; hopes to stop test by being 3 mile away. [Protest leader Irving STOWE - says if United States tows boat away, will show they'll let nothing stand in their way.] Ship renamed Green Peace II; launch shown.
REPORTER: Jim Kilpatrick

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Kilpatrick, Jim
Duration:
00:01:50

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