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Madeira Mamore Railroad #459598

NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 27, 1971
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(Studio) Brazil railroad dying.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Brazil) railroad from Amazon jungle along Brazil-Bolivia border to stop running at end of year; built before World War I at estimated cost of 6,000 lives; trains now take week to travel 227 mile; new dirt road makes RR obsolete.
REPORTER: Tom Streithorst

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Streithorst, Tom
Duration:
00:03:30

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