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Three Mile Island Accident / President Commission #263874

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 19, 1979
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(Studio) President Commission to investigate accident at Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant reported to have held 1st hearing today.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) [Middletown, Pennsylvania, Mayor Robert REID, and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Mayor Paul DOUTHRICH - comment about not being notified by Metropolitan Edison Company officials with regard to nuclear accident.] [Mickey MINNICH - asks what he and family were to do.] [Angela HERRDER - expresses fears.] State Health inspectors said beginning an investigation of health effects of accident.
REPORTER: Diane Sawyer

(Studio) Michigan State University poll showing that large people in Three Mile Island area expect their health to be damaged by accident reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Sawyer, Diane;
Schieffer, Bob

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