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Guyana / Aftermath #496755

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 22, 1978
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(Studio) Danger of cholera outbreak in Guyana said feared. Removal of bodies from Jonestown death site reported Fate of those who fled into jungle considered. 30 of these said to have come from jungle. Uncertainty re: numbers of those still in jungle noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Georgetown, Guyana) Georgetown film shown, include shots of planes for body removal. Role of United States Army noted. Jonestown film shown. Fear of disease outbreak from decaying corpses noted. [US Army Captain William WHITE - tells of body removal.] Mathews Ridge Air Field said site of airlift. Plan to fly helicopter over jungle and by loudspeaker announce safe conds. to escapees noted. Dover Air Force Base to receive bodies.
REPORTER: Bob Jimenez

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Jimenez, Bob
Duration:
00:02:10

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