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Cuba / Tourism #251822

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 05, 1977
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(Studio) Basketball series opens in Havana, Cuba, tonight between South Dakota college players and Cuban team; may open way for better relations
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Havana, Cuba) Report on Cuba's hopes and needs with regard to American tourism. Could possibly make better relations; for now, United States representative is Switzerland. On tours of Havana, 1 can see El Morro Castle, La Bodeguita del Medio, bar where Ernest Hemingway came and Tropicana night club. Present tourists have mixed feelings with regard to Cuba's offerings. [Rene DETCHEVERY - likes it here.] [Irene GAGNE - cites complaints.] Cuba development of tourism will decide whether Americans return after 1st visit.

(Studio) At dinner in Havana Monday night, Senator James Abourezk says it's largest group of Americans in Cuba since Bay of Pigs.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Rabel, Ed

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