NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 07, 1976
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(Studio) Farm worker in Wisconsin reported to have had swine flu; CDC (Centers for Disease Control) is investigating.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Brodhead, WI) Don Harris works with hogs and week of Thanksgiving some hogs got sick and so did Harris; had flu symptoms. [HARRIS - describes symptoms.] [MAN - says virus from hogs and from man isolated and are same; CDC (Centers for Disease Control) confirms it's New Jersey swine flu virus.] Precautions now being taken noted.
REPORTER: Mike Jackson
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