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Special (Yankee Stadium) #487902

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 15, 1976
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(Studio) Yankee Stadium rebuilt at cost of $100 million.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(NYC) 54,000 attend opening baseball game. Film shows feats of older Yankee players. Dozs. of champion boxing matches held in stadium. Football game played here. Pope Paul said 1st United States mass in stadium. Jehovah's Witnesses and Billy Graham have held revivals here. Remodeling began 3 years ago. Pickets protest cost of rebuilding Changes described. Yankees win game over Minnesota Twins.
REPORTER: Dick Schaap

(Studio) New Orleans Superdome is most expensive United States sports arena, costing $136 million.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Schaap, Dick

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