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CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 27, 1984
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(Studio) Record number Americans traveling abroad this year, indicated by number passports issued, and economy implications for tourist-related inds. cited.
REPORTER: Bill Kurtis

(Amsterdam, The Netherlands) Incr. incidents of passport and travelers checks thefts from United States tourists in Europe examined films shown. [Adler CLAREMONT - describes his loss.] Apparent relationship between rising number United States tourists and incrd. thefts cited; Amsterdam cited as example [Mike MacKAY - cautions tourists against stupidity.] Amsterdam police efforts described, shown. [Arlene DAVENPORT - is ready to leave after being robbed upon arrival.]
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

Kurtis, Bill;
Tunnell, Doug

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