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REPORTER: Susan Spencer
(Atlanta, Georgia) Hurricane Frederic's impact on Alabama in 1979 recalled; films shown. Potential scope of disaster this hurricane season from building boom across Sunbelt coastal areas examined. [National Hurricane Center dir Neil FRANK - feels country is at peak of vulnerability.] South Florida's efforts to prepare residents for possible evacuation and timeframe necessary versus that given by warning systems noted. [Nursing home admin. Peg McDONALD - fears area is overdue for major storm.] Problems encountered in evacuating elderly during Hurricane David in 1979 recalled making many committed to remaining through future storms. [PEOPLE - won't leave.]
REPORTER: Bruce Hall
- Hall, Bruce;
- Spencer, Susan
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