NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 11, 1975
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(Studio) Freighter "Edmund Fitzgerald" with 29 aboard disappears on Lake Superior.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Lake Superior) Oil slick, life jackets and boat found. Freighter fought wind and waves. Ship left docks Sunday with cargo of taconite ore pellets; bound for Detroit. [US Coast Guard Captain Charles MILLRADT - speculates re: what happened.] Search for survivors conts., although no 1 could live for more than 4 hrs. in 49-degree water.
REPORTER: Rebecca Bell
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