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Betty Ford / CB Radio #245532

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 21, 1976
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(Studio) Report on Betty Ford and her gift of CB radio.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(WI) April 4 film shows Mrs. Ford talking on borrowed CB radio.
REPORTER: Lee Thornton

(Texas) April 20 film shows Mrs. Ford with her own CB radio. [Mrs. FORD - talks on radio.] Mrs. Ford visits React, rescue organization that uses CB to help people. [Mrs. FORD - speaks to member of React. Likes CB.] Her handle, "1st Mana" is well-known.
REPORTER: Lee Thornton

(Studio) Federal Communications Commission gets 650,000 applications for CB radios per month
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Thornton, Lee

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