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Great American Smoke-Out/ Cancer / North Carolina #255507

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 15, 1978
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(Studio) Smoke-Out, day when American Cancer Society asks Americans to quit smoking, reported Uncooperativeness of North Carolina branch of cancer society noted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Raleigh, North Carolina) Tobacco as chief North Carolina industry noted. [North Carolina Cancer Society Bunny STONE - says their policy is not to attack one group of products. Says alienation of supporters is nonproductive.] Extent of tobacco industry in North Carolina noted. Film shown. American Cancer Society said irritated by North Carolina chapter. [Past president American Cancer Society Dr. Wayne RUNDLES - believes all should have supported Smoke-Out Day.] Pol. implications of fight with tobacco ind. in North Carolina rptdly. too great.
REPORTER: Bruce Hall

Hall, Bruce;
Mudd, Roger

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