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Toxic Waste Sites #295763

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 09, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Findings of Harvard study of Woburn, Massachusetts, toxic waste dump site's proximity to city water wells noted. [Prof. Marvin ZELEN - notes higher rates of adverse events in area.] City's children said suffering high rate of leukemia; specific study findings outlined on screen. Significance of study explained. [Massachusetts public health commissioner Baflus WALKER - cites consistent statistical rel.] Deaths of Jimmy Anderson and Patrick Toomey from childhood leukemia cited as exs. Ann Anderson mentioned leading fight for Harvard study. [Mary TOOMEY - is saddened at truth.]
REPORTER: Steve Young

Rather, Dan;
Young, Steve

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