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(Studio) Shell oil rig burns 10 mile off Louisiana coast.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Gulf of Mexico) Fire conts.; slick will spread when blaze out. [Shell official Richard NELSON - says will handle pollution threat.] [LA Wildlife Commission Clark HOFFPAVER - says oil slick major threat.] May take 3 weeks to snuff fire.
REPORTER: Bill Slatter (WDSU-TV newsfilm)
- Chancellor, John
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