CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 29, 1977
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(Studio) There's celebration in Huntsville, Alabama, for important part in American space program.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Huntsville, Alabama) (Army film shown.) 1st 2 monkeys to successfully complete space flight made flight in nose cone of Jupiter missile on May 28, 1959. 1 monkey died few days later; details noted. Baker, lived on and eventually mated with Big George, who flunked out of space school. (Navy photograph shown.) Baker and Big George live at Alabama Space and Rocket Center; Today Center celebrates Baker's 20th birthday.
REPORTER: Ed Rabel
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