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NBC Evening News for Monday, Jan 10, 1972
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(Studio) Surgeon General says cigarette smoking still public health hazard; non-smokers can be affected by carbon monoxide of surrounding smokers.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Surgeon General Jesse Steinfeld endorses development of safer cigarette for those who can't stop smoking. [STEINFELD - states disagreement as to hazards of cigarette smoking.] [Public Health Service, Dr. Daniel HORN - cites unsuccessful attempts of 50% smokers to quit.]
REPORTER: Catherine Mackin

(Studio) Tobacco Institute condemns Surgeon General's report, challenging statement that there is no disagreement about health hazards of smoking. Statistics on smoking cited.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Mackin, Catherine

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