ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 16, 1974
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(Studio) In Georgia, group of scientists teach chimp to use computer.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Atlanta, Georgia) Lana quickly learns to use computer. Lana's ability amazes everyone. [Project head Dr. Duane RUMBAUGH - gives instructions to chimp to work computer.] Lana carries out instructions intelligently. [RUMBAUGH - believes modified system could help mentally retarded, deaf, and slow child.]
REPORTER: Bill Wordham
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