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Snowstorm / New York City / Freighter #3723

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 10, 1969
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(Studio) 15" snow falls on NYC; other N.E. cities snowed in. Airport, stock exchanges, schools and United Nations shut down. Frank Reynolds snowed in.
REPORTER: Roger Grimsby

(New York City, New York) Penn. Central railroad only way into New York City from DC. LIRR immobilized. New York City almost deserted; cars left on streets. Travelers trapped everywhere; 6,000 at Kennedy Airport. Food flown in.

(Studio) American freighter flounders in 17 foot seas off coast because of storm; reported OK.
REPORTER: Roger Grimsby

Grimsby, Roger;
North, Don

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