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Earthquake / Italy #43224

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 10, 1976
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(Studio) New tremors and heavy rains reported in Italy.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Gemona, Italy) 900 killed by Thursday earthquake. 8 of 10 survivors inoculated against cholera and typhoid fever. Report on homeless family.

(Buia, Italy) Tonino family able to salvage small part of their home. Home built in 1660. Family will need government help to rebuild. 1968 quake in Sicily noted. Toninos live in car now.
REPORTER: Lou Cioffi

(Studio) United States provided $500,000 in aid.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Cioffi, Lou;
Smith, Howard K.

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