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Hurricane Camille / Debris / Debbie #446983

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 19, 1969
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(Studio) Hurricane Camille killed 160 and left 200,000 homeless. Now rainstorm over Tennessee and Kentucky. Louisiana and Mississippi declared federal disaster areas. Vice President Spiro Agnew and others to inspect damage. Gulfport, Mississippi and Buras, Louisiana hardest hit.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Gulf Coast) More bodies found. Debris shown Mississippi Governor John Bell Williams declares martial law to help cleanup. Some towns completely destroyed. Food, water, electricity, gasoline, telephones, and ice lacking. Hses. gone. People try to find things in the debris of their homes. [MAN - talks of how hard it is to start over. Don't know where he'll live.]
REPORTER: Ron Nessen

(Studio) Hurricane Debbie near San Juan, Puerto Rico. Scientists seed it with chemicals to help stop storm. "Seeding" process shown. Has had no effect on storm yet.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

Huntley, Chet;
Nessen, Ron

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