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Special Segment (Veterans Administration Hospitals) #501695

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 25, 1979
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(Studio) Theodore Roosevelt quoted.

(NYC) Vietnam Vets. of American member Robert Muller's experience at Kingsbridge, New York, Veterans Administration hospital featured. [MULLER - discusses situation; recalls May 1970 issue of "Life" magazine depicting squalor of Veterans Administration hospitals; photos shown; names individuals with him at hospital who died under alleged suicidal circumstances.] [Patients John WOLTHUSEN, Bob NEUMAYER - comment.] Muller's primary criticism outlined. [MULLER - comments.] VIA. head Max Cleland's background, include being patient in Veterans Administration hospital, given. [CLELAND - responds to criticism.]
REPORTER: Lloyd Dobyns

Dobyns, Lloyd

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