NBC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 28, 1979
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(Studio) Double-decker passenger train service by Amtrak, from Chicago to Seattle, reported beginning today; details given.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch
(Chicago, Illinois) Historicity of new superliner examined; films shown Amtrak pres Alan Boyd quoted. Comments with regard to Amtrak by Representative James Florio quoted; Carter administration's proposed suspension of 12 long-distance routes earlier in year and Congress's elimination of only 5 recalled. Details given. Lone Star mentioned.
REPORTER: Jim Cummins
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