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America's Cup #272196

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 12, 1980
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(Studio) Final round of America's Cup yacht race next week noted.
REPORTER: Douglas Edwards

(Newport, Rhode Island) Ted Turner's win with Courageous recalled; his showing this year examined. [TURNER - explains his poor races, comments on Dennis Connor, skipper of Freedom.) Connor's job with drapery firm mentioned. [CONNOR - comments.] Russell Long, skipper of Clipper, said involved in sailing due to Turner. [LONG - comments.] Long's sailing efforts outlined; his family interests said include Reynolds Aluminum and Reynolds Metals. [LONG - recalls selling door-to-door.] [TURNER - comments.] [CONNOR - comments.]
REPORTER: Charles Osgood

Edwards, Douglas;
Osgood, Charles

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