CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 23, 1985
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REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Brockton, Massachusetts) Concern over health risks posed by rising popularity of smokeless tobacco prods. among youth examined. [STUDENTS - praise snuff.] Athletes used as spokesmen for snuff mfrs. listed. [Smoking and Health Coalition spokesperson Matthew MYERS - claims serious damage results from chewing tobacco.] [Dentist Mark DOHERTY - notes product's use among HS students.] Indications of possible oral cancer in Paul Hughes and Al Lawrence due to their use noted. [HUGHES - is scared.] Ind.'s reaction outlined. [STUDENT - has trouble quitting.]
REPORTER: Steve Young
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