CBS Evening News for Saturday, Oct 20, 1979
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(Studio) Report with regard to Tellico dam project introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(Monroe Cnty., Tennessee) Protest of Tellico dam by Cherokee Indians reported [Uniden. WOMAN - speaks about heritage of area to be flooded.] Lawsuit said filed by Cherokees against construction of dam. [Cherokee Tribal Council Chairperson Dan McCOY - speaks to protest rally.] Bomb threat and discovery of dynamite at rally site reported Dam being constructed by Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) said almost complete.
REPORTER: Sam Ford
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