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Knievel / Canyon Jump #33599

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 06, 1974
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(Studio) Evel Knievel plans to jump Snake River Canyon in sky cycle.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Snake River Canyon, ID) Knievel shown doing daredevil stunts with motorcycle. [KNIEVEL - says doesn't know answer to why he's doing it.]
REPORTER: Jules Bergman

(NYC) Madison Square Garden shown. Event to be televised by closed circuit TV in 500 theaters.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman

(Twin Falls, ID) 50,000 expected at site. If he survives, Knievel will make $6 million. Film shown of tests; both failed. [KNIEVEL - says not afraid of it. Won't back out.] Knievel and Jules Bergman survey launch site.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman

Bergman, Jules;
Smith, Howard K.

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