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Atlanta / Tornado #36370

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 24, 1975
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(Studio) Heavy snows hit upper Mid. West Thunderstorms spawn tornadoes in other portions of cntry.; Atlanta, Georgia, hardest-hit. 3 killed, many injured, damage extensive as tornado touches down during rush hour
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Atlanta, Georgia) Atlanta's main mail distribution center demolished. Film of destruction shown. [Survivor Benny MUNROE - describes his experience with early morning tornado.] Governor's mansion heavily damaged; Governor George Busbee and family escape injury. [BUSBEE - says he could hear roar of tornado but didn't see it.] Atlanta's mayor declares N.W. portion of city a disaster area.
REPORTER: David Snell (WXIA-TV film)

Reasoner, Harry

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