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Mississippi River / Midwest Flooding #351990

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 09, 1993
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(Studio: Connie Chung) The Midwest flood along the Mississippi River featured; scenes shown of Vice President Al Gore teleconferencing with the governors; map shown.

(Saint Louis: Scott Pelley) Preparations in and around Saint Louis for the flood waters featured; scenes shown Saint Louis and Omaha, Nebraska. [Several PEOPLE - comment on the weather.]

(Tokyo: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Ray Brady) The impact of the flooding on food prices featured; scenes shown from the Chicago commodities market. [Trader Victor LESPINASSE - says the market is volatile.] [Economist Don RATAJCZAK, shoppers Tina STOPSKY, Julius VEGA - talk prices.]

Brady, Ray;
Chung, Connie;
Pelley, Scott;
Rather, Dan

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