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Hot Weather / Boston Marathon #42866

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 19, 1976
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(Studio) E. Coast has hot weather. 97-degrees F. reported in Providence, Rhode Island; 92 degrees in New York City and 90 degrees in Boston, Massachusetts. Jack Fultz, 27, of Georgetown U. wins Boston Marathon.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Boston, Massachusetts) 2000 runners gather for Marathon. Hot weather accounts for many dropouts. Fultz record slower than 1975 record but good considering weather. 78 females entered race. Kim Merritt of University Wisconsin finished 1st for girls, 20 minute behind Fultz.
REPORTER: Jack Hynes (WCVB-TV)

Reporter(s):
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:02:00

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