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Hurricane Frederic #266177

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 12, 1979
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(Studio) Hurricane Frederic, reported strongest storm in Gulf of Mexico since 1969, said expected to hit between Gulfport, Mississippi, and Pensacola, Florida tonight. Breadth of hurricane warning noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Mobile, Alabama) Preparations by coastal residents in anticipation of Frederic's arrival outlined; films shown. [Radio ANNOUNCER - announces location of Frederic in relation to Mobile.] No. ordered to evacuate so far stated; damage in Pensacola mentioned.
REPORTER: Bruce Hall (WKRG-TV newstape)

Cronkite, Walter

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