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Texas Floods #259439

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 04, 1978
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(Studio) Contd. floods in Texas noted. Weather Service predictions of further rains stated.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Albany, Texas) Report on flood damage in Albany, Texas. [Rescue workers Clinton THETFORD - describes rescue efforts.] Rains noted as part of weather system from tropical storm Amelia.
REPORTER: Eric Engberg

(San Antonio, Texas) Effects of floods in south central Texas reported Army Corps of Engineers spokesperson's report that Canyon Reservoir will hold flood waters, causing no problems along Guadalupe River stated. Water's effect on LBJ Ranch, especially on graveyard where Lyndon Johnson is buried, described. Damage in Bandera, Texas, noted. President Carter's declaration of 3 counties as disaster area reported.

(Studio) National Weather Service report on persons killed by flash floods this year noted. Statistics with regard to flash flood deaths in recent years stated.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Engberg, Eric;
Ford, Sam;
Mudd, Roger

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