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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(Los Angeles, California) Current United States attraction to India examined. [Courtesy ABC, April 11, 1983, Carol BURNETT - announces Richard Attenborough's "Gandhi" as Oscar winner.] Scenes from "Gandhi, A Passage to India" and "Jewel in the Crown" (courtesy Mobil Masterpiece Theater) shown. [Actor Victor BANARJEE - dismisses United States interest as fad.] [Indian food importer James O'CONNOR - notes rise in Indian restaurants in south California; attributes "Gandhi" to phenomenon.] [India tourist office spokesperson G. Ram KRISHNA - describes tourists' interest] [Bookstore manager John JUDD - comments on sales of "A Passage to India."]
REPORTER: Jerry Bowen
- Bowen, Jerry;
- Schieffer, Bob
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