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South Dakota Prehistoric Dig #292637

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 06, 1983
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(Studio) Report on scientific dig in Black Hills of SD.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Hot Springs, SD) Details given with regard to dig, which contains prehistoric mammoth. [SD School of Mines spokesperson Philip BJORK - says such find in paleontology is unprecedented.] [University of Maine spokesperson Jim MEAD - discusses new find.] [N. Arizona Univ. spokesperson Larry AGENBROAD - says they don't yet know what animal has been discovered in new find.] [MEAD - discusses possibilities for animal's identity.] Animal reported later identified as the short-faced bear; drawing shown. Importance of find stated.
REPORTER: Ned Potter

Potter, Ned;
Schieffer, Bob

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