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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 24, 1973
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(Studio) Salaries for sports stars soar. Wilt Chamberlain recs. $1/2 million ea. year, but not all for his basketball ability.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(San Diego, California) Chamberlain now coaches San Diego Conquistadors of American Basketball Association Chamberlain recs. $600,000 for coaching team. Conquistadors' owner Leonard Bloom plans to develop complex called Sports World in Chula Vista, California. [BLOOM - insists new complex will add to community economically.] Opposition against Sports World high. Bloom needs Chamberlain's big name to make Sports World successful.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

Chancellor, John;
Oliver, Don

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