CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 13, 1974
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(Studio) Report on Maryland health hazard.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Providence, MD) Italian-born doctor fights Galaxy chemical plant. [Pathologist Dr. Pietro CAPURRO - says county has greater increases in malignancy than rest of US.] Says death rate here due to malignancy is 7 times expected rate. [Plant owner Paul J. MRAZ - says plant not linked to cancer. Would shut it down if thought it was. Allegations based on flimsy evidence.] [Mrs. Olive FEELHY - cites neighbors who died of cancer of throat. They had never been sick.]
REPORTER: Hal Walker
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