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Venice / Slow Death #230766

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 11, 1974
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(Studio) Venice, Italy, is sad testament of modern technology and neglect.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Venice, Italy) Venice sinks more each day and monuments depicting Venice's history almost destroyed. 4 bronze horses, dear to people of Venice, gather poisons from industrialized air and brine from sea. Horses now in 1st stage of rejuvenation. Rest of Venice sinks slowly; financial help designed to keep Venice afloat has been mislaid.
REPORTER: Winston Burdett

Reporter(s):
Burdett, Winston;
Cronkite, Walter
Duration:
00:02:30

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