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Child Prodigy / North Carolina #34952

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 21, 1975
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(Studio) Report on child prodigy.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Plum Tree, North Carolina) Joe Hall, 9, demonstrates that he likes to play. [HALL - tells reporter about collision. [physics term.] His intellect can't be measured by simple intelligence quotient test. [HALL - tells reporter he'll run out of film before he finishes talking about physics theory.] Joe adept at math and science. His father, band director, feels he could become musical master if he concentrated on music. Joe had leukemia when 4; in state of remission now. [MOTHER - hopes leukemia will never come back.] Joe says its a miracle he is alive and so smart.
REPORTER: David Snell

Reasoner, Harry;
Snell, David

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