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Tennessee / Rural Genius #297425

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jun 10, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bill Kurtis

(McKenzie, Tennessee) Self-educated Robert Allen, recent Bethel College graduate and bound for Vanderbilt University graduate school, featured; his personal and academic background outlined. [ALLEN - discusses his reading experience, lack of knowledge about modern world.] [Shakespeare teacher Isabel WHEELER - praises experience of teaching Allen.] [STUDENT - recalls early morning Greek class with Allen.] [Dr. William KING - feels Allen is more knowledgeable than all the students and most of the faculty.] [ALLEN and KING - exchange comments on classical artists.]
REPORTER: Liz Trotta

Kurtis, Bill;
Trotta, Liz

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