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Moon Rock / Comments #443338

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 13, 1969
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(Studio) Smithsonian Institution displays piece of moon brought back by Apollo XI.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) People walk past rock and comment. [WOMAN - tells child what it is.] [2nd WOMAN - says just looks like regular rock.] [3rd WOMAN - calls it fantastic.] [BOY - calls it good.] [4th WOMAN - talks of glitter.] [2nd BOY - says it looks cold.] 2 men talk in foreign language. [5th WOMAN - says it's not green.] [6th WOMAN - says wouldn't know it came from moon unless they told you.] [3rd BOY - looks like any rock.] [NUN - says I'm happy; let's go.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Brinkley, David

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