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Tasadays (Part 5) #463504

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 11, 1972
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(Studio) Tasadays, a gentle tribe of cave dwellers featured.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Mindanao, Philippines) President Marcos declares Tasaday area a national sanctuary. 12 children of 24 member tribe are the hope for the future. 2 other groups far back in the forest to be located by Elizalde's Panamin Foundation. [Anthropologist Carlos FERNANDEZ - discuses importance of Tasadays as opportunity to study man in preceding state.] Panamin's helicopter breaks down and 46 member expedition group rescued by United States Air Force helicopter. General Lindbergh remains cool. Tipoli village welcomes group back with colorful celebration.
REPORTER: Jack Reynolds

Chancellor, John;
Reynolds, Jack

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