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Journal (Disabled Vets) #455587

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 28, 1971
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(Studio) Journal with regard to other vets.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) New bombing of North Vietnam temporary. Continuation of war criticized. 55,000 killed; $100 billion spent; 250,000 wounded. Walter Reed Hosp. treats wounded. Gold Post bar favorite hang-out of disabled vets.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) [Film of Gold Post shown.] Disabled dance, make merry. [VETS - tell of experiences.] Vets drink beer out of artificial leg.
REPORTER: No reporter given

(DC) Not a pretty scene; not a pretty war.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John

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