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Clawed Frog #220198

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 11, 1972
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(Studio) Clawed frog gets frosty reception in West US.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Diego, California) Clawed frogs eat nearly everything: fish, crayfish, other frogs. Scientists worry they will upset aquatic balance of nature. [Museum scientist Clark MAHRDT - assures that frogs cannot eat cats or small children.] Clawed frogs come from South Africa. They were brought to US in 1950's for use in pregnancy tests, but flunked.
REPORTER: Bill Kurtis

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Kurtis, Bill
Duration:
00:02:30

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