CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 15, 1979
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(Studio) 1979 Nobel Prize for Physics reported going to Harvard profs. Steven Weinberg and Sheldon Glashow, and Abdus Salam of Pakistan for work in unified field theory; photos shown. Chemistry prize winners said Purdue Prof. Herbert Brown and West German Georg Wittig for work in organic chemistry; photos shown. Amt. each prize worth noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
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