× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Cuba `72 (Part 1) #463593

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 17, 1972
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio) At meeting of OAS, Secretary of State Rogers indicated US-Cuba relations might improve.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Havana, Cuba) Communist party headquarters building is new and beautiful. Children play baseball - an indication United States legacy in Cuba has not completely disappeared in spite of 13 years Anti-US propaganda. 10% population has fled island since revolution. There are no commercial ads, most goods are uninspired or shoddy. Most everything is rationed. State has almost eliminated begging and prostitution. "By the Sea" housing project shown. Castro favors inspired amateurs to professionals.
REPORTER: Tom Streithorst

(Studio) Future reports from Cuba announced.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Streithorst, Tom

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.