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Pride of Baltimore Investigation #309944

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 24, 1986
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(NYC: Anthony Mason) Findings of investigation into Pride of Baltimore's sinking last week examined; details given, scenes shown. [Survivor John FLANAGAN - describes experience.] Focus of inquiry outlined on screen. [Commander John MAXHAN - cites possible cause of sinking.] 1984 sinking of Marques and number killed reviewed. [National Maritime Historical Society spokesperson Peter SANFORD - calls for reconsideration of tall ship design.] [Shipbuilder Peter BOUDREAU - cites incompatibility between safer ship and tall ship design integrity.] [MAN - comments.]

Mason, Anthony;
Schieffer, Bob

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