CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 13, 1984
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REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Amt. spent by developers to save Victorian facade on row of business ofcs. here examined; films shown. ["Boston Globe" architecture critic Robert CAMPBELL - notes it's the charm of a fake world.] Popularity of building facades here noted reflecting community's love of illusion over reality. [Landmarks commission Pauline CHASE-HARRELL - considers facadism a compromise.] [Progressive Architecture spokesperson Tom VONIER - considers facadism a bastardization of what's good in old bldgs.] Similarity between Washington, DC and Disneyland noted. [CAMPBELL - considers psychological motive in preserving the past.]
REPORTER: Bob Simon
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