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New Jersey / Floods #241101

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 21, 1975
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(Studio) Rain in New Jersey causes flooding. Rail service to New York, Washington, DC and Boston knocked out.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New Jersey) Main track and trains near Trenton under water. Flooding shown. Amtrak couldn't charter enough buses for rail passengers. [Mary FABER - says won't leave home until water comes up to 2nd story. Too many scavengers.] Rescue boats take people to high ground. Some canoe and swim. Trains sit idle.
REPORTER: Jim Kilpatrick (WCBS-TV)

Cronkite, Walter

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