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Research Sub / Rescue Successful #229056

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 18, 1973
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(Studio) Research submarine rescued by salvage ship off Key West, Florida. Fate of 4 crewmen unknown. At least 2 possibly alive.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Key West, Florida) Rescuers wait anxiously for crew's fate. Edward Link,sub's designer and father of one man in sub,says air will be exhausted by noon. [Captain William McVEY - says with enough time could get men safely. But with limited time problem, must rescue quickly.]

(Studio) On board in bow Robert Meek, Archibald Menzles. In aft, feared dead, Clayton Link, Albert Stover.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Mudd, Roger;
Rabel, Ed

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