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Chicago Song Contest #291873

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 27, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Chicago, Illinois) [Frank SINATRA - sings "Chicago" and "My Kind of Town".] City's contest to find municipal anthem said stemming from visit last year of queen of Netherlands. [Song committee spokesperson Essee KUPCINET - doesn't think traditional songs work.] Former Mayor Jane Byrne's prize announcement for contest winner recalled; Jeff Jacobs noted winning contest. [JACOBS - sings entry.] [KUPCINET - notes new mayor doesn't like song.] Mayor Harold Washington said killing project. [KUPCINET - recalls losing entries.]

Rather, Dan

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