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Strasburg, North Dakota / Welk Museum #330215

CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 29, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Strasburg, North Dakota: Frank Currier) Controversy over cost of preserving birthplace of band leader Lawrence Welk in farm town of Strasburg, North Dakota, featured; scenes shown from site and from his famous television show. [Representative Silvio CONTE - mocks allocation of funds for Welk museum.] Economic problems in this small town reviewed; details given of local hope that grant will spark tourism. [In restaurant and pinochle parlor, three MEN - comment.] [Restoration project director Gary SATERN - comments.]

Currier, Frank;
Rather, Dan

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