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Smokey The Bear #449836

NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 16, 1970
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(Studio) Federal government owns Smokey the Bear, animal, name, and symbol. California, town has bear they call Smokey, federal government says they can't.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Folsom, California) People of Folsom found bear badly burned in forest fire, saved him, call him Smokey. Federal government says not legal for them to call bear Smokey and they should rename bear. [Jack KIP - says town doesn't plan to rename bear.]
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Perkins, Jack
Duration:
00:01:20

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