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Living Alone #279657

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 28, 1981
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(Studio) "Eleanor Rigby," Beatles' song, quoted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Author Lynn Shahan's role as advocate for single people noted. [Psychologist Margaret SINGER - notes vulnerability of the lonely.] Bus. world's exploitation of people living alone examined; "Intro" mag. publisher Suzanne Douglas, Ford Motors, and Chef Boy-Ardee cited as exs. television commercial shown. [SINGER - explains reason for situation. quotes Tom Wolfe.] Scenes from "Continental Divide" shown courtesy Universal Pictures. [Carol Bayer SAGER - sings.] Death rate among single people mentioned. [ SAGER - continues song.] [Mary IVANOFF - justifies her lifestyle; notes soc. factors affecting single persons.] [ SAGER - conts. song.]
REPORTER: Ed Rabel (film/tape)

Rather, Dan;
Rabel, Ed

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