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US-USSR Relations / Summit #314137

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 04, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Lesley Stahl) [Pol. satirist Mark RUSSELL - sings "summit time."] USSR -emblazoned clothing reported selling in DC. [GIRL - discusses clothes selling quickly.] Washington, DC society reported scrambling for invitations to dine with Gorbachevs. [Protocol chief Selwa ROOSEVELT - comments on people calling for invitations.] USSR delegation reported refusing to wear tuxedos to black tie dinner. [USSR spokesperson Gennady GERASIMOV - says proletariat societies don't believe in wearing tuxedos.] White House reported calling in French chef for dinner. [Buddy's Inn SPOKESPERSON - says Gorbachev should get hamburgers.] [Jackie VEALE - says she'd cook for Gorbachev.] Other celebrity visits reviewed; scenes shown. Scenes shown of people buying memorabilia and getting photos made with Reagan cutouts.

Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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