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AIDS / Condoms / Television #335860

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 13, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(New York: Richard Threlkeld) Controversial program wherein high schools distribute condoms featured; scenes shown from Tustin, California, Seattle, New York City and Chelsea, Massachusetts. [Two STUDENTS, New York City schools Chancellor Joseph FERNANDEZ - comment on AIDS and teen sex.] [Our Lady of Grace Church Reverend Terence CURLEY, WOMAN - offer differing views on distributing condoms.]

(Los Angeles: Ron Allen) television networks and the condom issued examined; excerpts shown from television shows "Beverly Hills 90210", "Murphy Brown", "Doogie Howser, MD", "Sisters" and "Bay Sunday" and from condom TV commercial to air on the Fox network, and from Today Sponge commercial. [Marketing executive C. Jay KEY - comments on television commercial.] [AIDS project Los Angeles Anthony SPRAUVE - comments on television networks' responsibility to educate the public about AIDS.] Positions of the big three networks on condom ads noted.

Allen, Ron;
Rather, Dan;
Threlkeld, Richard

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