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Olympics 1976 #462168

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 03, 1972
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(Studio) Olympics `76 has no home. Residents of Colorado reject Olympics being held there. Residents of Monmouth, OR, propose town as site.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Monmouth, OR) Town has population 5590. [Olympics promoter D.E.P. BRIDGES - describes how farmer Milford Nelson has volunteered cow pasture for ski slope.] [NELSON - says cows wouldn't spook at skiers.] [BRIDGES - says crosscountry can be held over wet rye fields. Skating can be held on slippery sheep shed building floors.]
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

Reporter(s):
Perkins, Jack;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:03:30

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