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Giant Flag #269511

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Mar 22, 1980
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(Studio) Legend that Betsy Ross created 1st flag recalled.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Evansville, IN) Tape shown courtesy Westinghouse Corporation of destruction of giant flag on Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in New York City in รน76 recalled. Creation of new giant flag described. Unfurling of flag in Evansville, IN, shown.' [New York Municipal Art Society Laurie BECKELMAN - criticizes flag and compares it to Statue of Liberty.] [Len SILVERFINE - defends the idea of his flag.] Flag said to be flown on bridge for 1st time on July 4th.
REPORTER: Don Webster

Schieffer, Bob;
Webster, Don

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