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Girl Scout Cookies #296088

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 27, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Chicago, Illinois) FDA (Food and Drug Administration) investigation into presence of foreign objects in Girl Scout cookies examined; objects discovered so far noted. [Shirley GOODING - describes finding suspicious cookie.] Background to apparent cookie tampering explained, illustrated on map. [Girl Scouts of American spokesperson Linda SARAN - feels incidents are isolated.] Halt to sales in ME, Missouri and hospitals' efforts to X-ray pkgs. for free noted; economy loss to organization cited. [Girl Scout spokesperson Ingrid EKDAHAL - describes impact on Maine scouts.] [Scout spokesperson Alice JONES - urges caution by consumers.]
REPORTER: Frank Currier

Currier, Frank;
Rather, Dan

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