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CNN Evening News for Thursday, Aug 07, 1997
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) The death of 122-year-old Frenchwoman Jeanne Calment recalled.

(Itajuba, Brazil: Maria Hinojosa) A woman from Brazil who may be the oldest living person on earth visited; scenes shown from a small town of Itajuba in Brazil, where Maria Do Carmo Geronimo, who was born a slave in 1871, lives. [Do Carmo's friend Bernadete GUIMARAES, DO CARMO, Rev. Benedito Ramon SERREIRA - (thru translator) tell Maria's story.]

Hinojosa, Maria;
Woodruff, Judy

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