NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 15, 1978
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(Studio) Item introduced. Reference to movie "Animal House."
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(No location given) University of Florida in Gainesville football game shown. Drinking by students in stands filmed, described. Heavy drinking said commonplace. [U. of Florida Dean Tom GOODALE - says problem is widespread.] College parties filmed. One in eight students at University of Florida said to development drinking problem. [Kent YOAKLEY - talks of effects of alcohol on him.] Bacchus Club, advocate of temperance, not abstinence, noted. ["Bacchus" member Debbie BROOKS - emphasizes responsibility.] Bacchus procedure described. [MAN - speaks of social pressure to drink.] Attempt to put campus drinking in proper place noted.
REPORTER: Betty Rollin
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