NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 29, 1974
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(Studio) Federal Judge George Hart talks of dangers of trouble light and wants publicity so use of it will stop.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC)A.K.Electric Company makes lights. 180,000 sold when Consumer Products Safety Commission held news conference on products' dangers. Commissioner Rich Simpson says light caused 1 man's death. [SIMPSON - demonstrates light's dangers.] Judge Hart grants temporary restraining order banning manufacturer and sale of light. Hart requested network coverage.
REPORTER: Lee McCarthy
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