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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 24, 1978
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(Studio) Report on Civil Defense plans for tapes to be made about how to react in event of nuclear attack.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Battle Creek, Michigan) Details about press coverage of tape product and of tapes themselves given. Civil Defense tape shown. [Narrator and physicist Leonard REIFFEL - says we live in dangerous world and this is small step.] Prod. of tapes at Civil Defense studio in Battle Creek, Michigan, noted. [Civil Defense Broadcasting director Robert PETERSON - says tapes weren't made to be last thing shown on TV.] Comments of Civil Defense official in Washington, DC given.
REPORTER: Jim Cummins

Brinkley, David;
Cummins, Jim

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