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Cat Furs / 1 Man Crusade #440472

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 03, 1968
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(Studio) Legis. to ban import of animals or skins of endangered species before Congress 1 man takes action himself.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(No Location Given) Spotted cats, like leopard and cheetah, becoming extinct.
REPORTER: Sidney Lazard

(NYC) Furrier Jacques Kaplan won't buy cat furs anymore and refuses to make clothes from old skins he has. [KAPLAN - says would be shame if leopards and others disappeared. This is in my capacity to do something about. May set new fashion.] Other furriers ignore Kaplan's crusade. [Maximilian Furs Vera BACAL - says as long as female wants furs, we'll get them for her.] Kaplan still does good business with 85 other kinds furs.
REPORTER: No reporter given

Huntley, Chet;
Lazard, Sidney

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