CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 20, 1971
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(Studio) Army destroying mustard gas arsenal.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Rocky Mtn. Arsenal, Colorado) Army demonstrates precautions taken in destruction of mustard gas; project to cost $8 million. Nerve gas bombs will be destroyed next year [Dr. Peter METZGER - explains danger in destroying nerve gas bombs.] [Lieutenant Colonel Sampson H. BASS, Junior - says precautions for destruction of nerve gas bombs will be even greater than for mustard gas.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld
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