CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 18, 1972
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(Studio) Arizona drought noted. No rain in Phoenix for 141 days.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Prescott, Arizona) Fire has burned 21,000 acres Prescott forest. Air Force planes bombard flames with chemicals. 2000 men fight blaze. Soldiers called in. Fire believed to have been started by camp fire. Ranchers sell off cattle as grass drys up.
REPORTER: Ben Silver (KOOL-TV Newsfilm)
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