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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 07, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Ron Allen) Latest invasion of Mediterranean fruit fly in Los Angeles, California, reported; details given of efforts to prevent flies from crossing Tehachapi Mtns., scenes shown. [PEOPLE - comment on nightly insecticide spraying.] [Los Angeles Cnty. agriculture spokesperson William EDWARDS - says fly invasion will affect entire cntry.] [University of California professor James CAREY - comments on situation.] [Los Angeles Cnty. agriculture spokesperson Leon SPAUGY - comments on number of flies.] [Resident Phyllis RABINS, California health services department Dr. James STRATTON - offer different views with regard to spraying.]

Allen, Ron;
Rather, Dan

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