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Hurricane Joan / Nicaragua, Costa Rica #318599

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Oct 22, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Hurricane Joan reported striking Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Report introduced.

(Miami, Florida: Bruce Hall) Impact of hurricane on Nicaragua featured; map shown. [National Hurricane Center Bob SHEETS - describes winds' effect on Corn Islands.] Stmt. from President Dan. Ortega that town of Bluefields has been devastated reported; scenes shown from that city and from Costa Rica. [Costa Rica emergency commission spokesperson Ricardo MORA - describes hurricane's effect.] [SHEETS - discusses flooding resulting from Joan.] Scenes shown of people evacuating Managua.

Reporter(s):
Hall, Bruce;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:20

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