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American's Cup / Yachting #322149

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 09, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(San Diego, California: Jerry Bowen) American's Cup yacht race featured; details given, scenes shown. [Skipper Dennis CONNER - comments on race.] New Zealand banker Michael Fay reported issuing own challenge; details given. [FAY - comments on huge yacht.] American's boat shown. [CONNER - says will beat Fay.] [FAY - comments on race.] [New Zealand BDCSTR. - laughs at US yacht.] [WOMEN - comment on race.] [Fay's attorney George THOMPKINS - comments on United States yacht.] Race noted delayed until judge decides if American yacht legal. [WOMAN - says this is Yankee way.]

Bowen, Jerry;
Schieffer, Bob

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