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Apollo XI / Cong. Visit #447388

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 16, 1969
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(Studio) Apollo XI crew cheered in Congress, while wives watch.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(DC) [Edward ALDRIN - says national goals can be met. Future space explorations show giant leap we've taken.] [Michael COLLINS - says can't wait until earthly problems solved. Man can go anywhere. Hope man on Mars or elsewhere can say he came from US.] [Neil ARMSTRONG - speaks of 2 flags carried on trip. Thanks Congress for chance to serve mankind.] Vice President Spiro Agnew and Speaker House John McCormack take them.
REPORTER: No reporter given

Huntley, Chet

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