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Summer Olympics / Los Angeles / E. Germany #298223

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jul 21, 1984
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(Studio) Report on preparations for summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California, by arrival of torch.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Los Angeles, California) Former football player O.J. Simpson's arrival with Olympic torch noted. Sale of tickets left upon boycott of Soviet bloc ntns. detailed. [MAN - shows tickets.] [Alan ROTHENBURG - comments on failure to receive tickets paid for last year] Arrival of Romanian team, in spite of boycott, cited. Alleged plans by some United States team members not to stay in Olympic Village mentioned. [US Olympic committee spokesperson F. Don MILLER - comments on concern of committee about situation.]
REPORTER: Jerry Bowen

(Studio) E. German athletic meet said competition for Los Angeles Olympics.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Potsdam, East Germany) Details given with regard to Olympic Day competition in Potsdam, East Germany. [WOMAN - says events good.] Participation of USSR shotputter, E. German high jumper, E. German runner, and United States heptathlon participant Jane Frederick reported.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnel

Reporter(s):
Bowen, Jerry;
Schieffer, Bob;
Tunnell, Doug
Duration:
00:04:10

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