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Mark Twain #301102

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 29, 1985
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(Studio) Mark Twain's 150th birthday tomorrow noted.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

(Los Angeles, California) Twain's contribution to American literature and culture reviewed; scenes from Hal Holbrook's portrayal of him shown. [HOLBROOK - praises Twain's character.] Historical footage of Twain shown. Hannibal, Missouri, controversy over town's handling of Twain pageants mentioned. Twain quoted on several topics. [HOLBROOK - comments.]
REPORTER: David Browning

Browning, David;
Kuralt, Charles

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