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Harmeier Disappearance #490983

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 02, 1977
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(Studio) 23 year old Ann Harmeier disappeared from University of IN campus at Bloomington, IN, 3 weeks ago. Her hometown has organized effort to find coed.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Cambridge City, IN) Film shown of Marjorie Harmeier's mother and friends clearing out daughter's apt. in Bloomington, IN. Mrs. Harmeier losing hope of ever seeing Ann again. [Marjorie HARMEIER - is losing hope.] Picture of Ann shown; descriptive details given. Ann disappeared en rte. to college September 12, details given. Residents of Cambridge City, IN, started search and reward fund in effort to find girl. Community effort detailed. Film shown. [Grocer Bob FORTMAN - says Ann was like a member of his own family.] Townspeople, university vols. and state police involved in search effort, but townspeople most determined; details cited. Townspeople say they won't stop until they know what happened. [Marjorie HARMEIER - is grateful to townspeople.]
REPORTER: Mike Jackson

Jackson, Mike;
Savitch, Jessica

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