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Amy Carter / New School #248599

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 24, 1977
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(Studio) Amy Carter late for 1st day of school in DC.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Amy's 1st day of school noted. [Rosalynn CARTER - says Amy is smart girl.] Amy has secretary to book appts. and 2 musicians, ages Il and 12, have recorded song about her. (Part of song played.) Schoolmates' reactions shown. Amy to take field trip to Ford Theater later in week; gift from new teacher, dog named "Grits," to ease transition from Plains to DC, noted.
REPORTER: Lee Thornton

(Studio) "Grits" born on election day. Birth of elephant in Israeli zoo on inauguration day noted; named "Amy."
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Thornton, Lee

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