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New York / Hotel Fire #268649

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 04, 1980
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(Studio) No. killed and injured in New York hotel fire today reported; recent fire in Las Vegas hotel recalled.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Westchester Cnty., New York) Fire at Stouffer's Inn examined; films shown. Possible number of Arrow Electronics employees among the victims mentioned. [Hotel employees Ken McDERMOTT, Pedro DAVILA - describe scene.] Possible cause of fire considered. [Westchester Cnty. police cmsr. Thomas DELANEY - comments.] [Cnty. district attorney Carl VERGARI - notes bolted fire door; compares situation with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. Grand Hotel fire.] [Stouffer spokesperson William HUGHES - comments.]
REPORTER: Rich Wagner (WCBS-TV newstape)

Cronkite, Walter

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