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Loch Ness Monster #246967

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 16, 1976
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(Studio) Report on search for the Loch Ness monster.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Loch Ness, Scotland) Tourists flock to Loch Ness to view monster called "Nessie." 3000 sightings reported over last 40 years Sonar scanners, strobe lights and time-lapse photography used for search this year "New York Times" and NBC fund most expeditions in return for exclusive rights to findings. Nessie has become media and political event. Commercialism with regard to Nessie noted. [Winifred CARY - describes what she saw at 1 of her 15 looks at Nessie.] [Alec CAMPBELL - says there is a monster; has seen it (or them) 18 times since 1934.] [CARY - gives her reasons proving monster's existence.]

Cronkite, Walter;
Simon, Bob

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