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Closeup (Freedom Train) #38825

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 16, 1975
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(Studio) Report on bicentennial exhibit.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

(Green Bay, WI) American freedom train on display. Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for children. Biggest complaint is moving walkway goes too fast to see all the exhibits. Ex-box office manager, Catherine McLean, says it's rip-off. [McLEAN - says people taken advantage of. Describes business methods.] McLean heard of positive changes since she left train. [Chairperson train Ross ROWLAND - says do have meaningful cross sections of US highlights.] [VISITOR - says things went a little too fast.] [2nd VISITOR - says nothing about circus on train.] [3rd VISITOR - calls it interesting.]
REPORTER: Margaret Osmer

(Studio) Address of Saturday "Closeup" given.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

Koppel, Ted;
Osmer, Margaret

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