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Challenger Memorials #312727

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 26, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Memorial services along Florida coast for Challenger astronaut Christa McAuliffe and others described, shown. Astronauts' families' continued effort to cope and create living memorial featured; details given, scenes shown. [Claude ONIZUKA, Cheryl McNAIR, Dr. Charles RESNIK, Steve McAULIFFE, Marcia JARVIS, June SCOBEE, Jane SMITH - discuss tragedy's impact on them, desire to establish space learning ctrs. in astronauts' memories; praise NASA's new attitude.] Fin. settlements agreed to with NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) by families of Scobee, Onizuka, Jarvis and McAuliffe and continued litigation of families of Smith, Resnik and McNair noted. [Onizuka's MOTHER - explains her method of surviving grief.]

Rather, Dan

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