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On The Road (N. Woods Guide) #259454

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 04, 1978
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(Studio) Report on one man's life in north woods wilderness.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Moose Lake, Minnesota) Report is on Bill McGee, who is north woods guide at age 76, his life on Moose Lake with dog Murphy noted. Background on McGee given, incl. episode at Princeton with Ziegfeld Follies girl Marilyn Miller, friendship with F. Scott Fitzgerald and Vanderbilts, guiding of Margaret Mead into boundary waters wilderness and canoe trip with Knute Rockne and Grantland Rice. [McGEE - talks about life in wilderness, how well he knows it, old age and death.]
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

Kuralt, Charles;
Mudd, Roger

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