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Washington / Mount Saint Helens #270852

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 31, 1980
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(Studio) Report with regard to geological phenomena at Mount Saint Helens volcano introd.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Portland, OR) Videotape from inside crater of Mount Saint Helens shown. Lava dome in mount said being formed. [Survivor of eruption Ray JENNINGS - describes events on mount, and explains how they got him off the mount]

(Studio) Report with regard to search for victims of eruption introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Mount Saint Helens, WA) Search detailed. Ash in search area shown and described. [Lewis Cnty. sheriff's department Jack JONES - comments re: destroyed camp vehicle.] Bodies of many victims said never to be recovered.
REPORTER: Gary Shepard

Dean, Morton;
Dow, David;
Shepard, Gary

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