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Las Vegas Hospital Giveaway #499146

NBC Evening News for Sunday, May 07, 1978
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(Studio) Usu. patient overload for hospitals on wkdays. noted. Report is on hospital in Las Vegas where this isn't so.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Las Vegas, NV) Details given about Sunrise Hospital's luxury cruise giveaway to person who checks into hospital on wkend. Reasons for hospital's program and why it's worthwhile to do this outlined. [Hospital admin. David BRANDSNESS - states advantages to patients and hospital to have greater wkend. use.] Drawing for cruise detailed. [ACCOUNTANT - reads name of winner, Lloyd John Gimse.] Is noted that Lloyd John Gimse is 14-mo.-old boy. [Father, Wallace GIMSE - has never won anything.] Gimse's choice between cruise through Mediterranean or through Disneyland noted.
REPORTER: Frank Bourgholtzer

Bourgholtzer, Frank;
Savitch, Jessica

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