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Alaska / Capital Move #478473

NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 23, 1974
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(Studio) Alaska capital in point of state where most people aren't.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Juneau, AK) Juneau has gold-camp feeling. 6000 population Building new state capital proposed. [Attorney James HENRI - says nothing would be here if capital moved.] [Chamber of Commerce David FREER - says move would cut pop. by 50%. Businessmen would have to move, too.] 90% economy relates to government Campaigns run for and against move. No road connects Juneau with Fairbanks or Anchorage. [Anchorage busman. Frank HARRIS - says 1 out of 80 have seen capital.)
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Perkins, Jack
Duration:
00:04:00

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