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Feelin' Great #291076

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 20, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Atlanta, Georgia) Feelin' Great, self-improvement corporation based on pyramid principle, examined. [President Al SMITH - encourages mbrs.] [Former member Al SCHERER - claims members ultimately steal from friends; criticizes program.] Al and Shelley Scherer noted among those filing suit against Feelin' Great in Pennsylvania; company noted also under investigation in Florida and Georgia and has been prevented from operating in 5 other states (listed on screen). [Massachusetts assistant attorney general Dwight GOLANN - describes Feelin' Great's pyramid scheme.] [SMITH - denies allegations.] [Gloria PARNELL - witnesses for corp.] Glenn Turner's role and that of his relatives in Feelin' Great discussed; his past legal problems with pyramid schemes recalled. Films, photos shown. [Voice of TURNER - claims he started Feelin' Great; remarks transcribed on screen.] [Former recruiter Sharon MUELLER - notes Turner's training approach.] [PEOPLE - acknowledge economy motive in joining scheme.]
REPORTER: Bruce Hall

Hall, Bruce;
Rather, Dan

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