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CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 16, 1981
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(Studio) Possibility that Ronald Reagan won't inherit Iran hostage crisis from President Carter's administration noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Reagan said given frequent briefings on situation today; his remarks outlined. Films shown. [REAGAN - comments.] His meeting with cabinet nominees with regard to economy and hostages examined. [REAGAN - comments.]
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Complexity of intragovernmental negotiations for hostages' release outlined on screen, discussed.
REPORTER: Steve Young

(Studio) Special broadcast on hostage situation tonight announced.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Plante, Bill;
Young, Steve

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