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Bantry Bay / Oil Spills #236661

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 17, 1975
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(Studio) At Bantry Bay, Ireland, scenery ruined by oil spills from supertanker port.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Bantry Bay, Ireland) Gulf Oil commercial shown. Bantry Bay supertanker port spilling oil for past 5 years 2 worst spills happened this winter; biological balance of marine life at Bantry Bay upset. [Bantry Bay merchant Jim DOWLING - believes tourist trade to be adversely affected by oil spills.] [Gulf vice president Mason FOSTER - doesn't think spill to keep people away. Admits every oil port to have accidents, but people find way to cope.]
REPORTER: John Laurence

Cronkite, Walter;
Laurence, John

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