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CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 27, 1979
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(Studio) Feature on last days of Ralph Brent, victim of Lou Gehrig's disease, ALS.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(NYC) Photos, film shown. Brent's efforts in behalf of ALS clinic at Mt. Sinai Hosp. reported ALS translated on screen as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. ALS television appeal shown. Brent's efforts to lead normal life, though afflicted, portrayed. Brent quoted with regard to his reaction to the disease. New York Philharmonic music played.
REPORTER: Charles Osgood

Mudd, Roger;
Osgood, Charles

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