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Winter `78 #257089

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 27, 1978
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(Studio) Midwesterners' attempts to bounce back from icestorms that hit over Easter wkend. reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Springfield, Illinois) Extent of damage of icestorm, especially to power lines, described. [Illinois disaster agency spokesperson Woody MOSGERS - estimates number of people still without power and notes possible time before it's flowing again.] National Guard action noted.

(Studio) Spring thaw-caused flooding in Illinois and other parts of United States noted; hazards produced by falling chunks of ice in downtown Chicago reported Film shown. John Hancock and Sears Bldgs. mentioned.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Faw, Bob

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