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Rockwell Death #255808

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 09, 1978
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(Studio) Death of artist Norman Rockwell reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Details about Rockwell's art and its effect on Americans and American life. Rockwell's paintings for covers of "Saturday Evening post" mentioned. His comments about paintings to Edward R. Murrow, during "person to person" broadcast in 1959, quoted. Film shown, courtesy Harry North Abrams, Incorporated [ROCKWELL - talks about using neighbors for models.] Later film, made in 1969, shown. [ROCKWELL - has changed with times.] Some of Rockwell's paintings shown; his depiction of the Four Freedoms mentioned.
REPORTER: Charles Osgood

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Osgood, Charles
Duration:
00:03:00

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