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Test Tube Babies #501817

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 31, 1979
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REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Studio) Proposal for nation's 1st clinic for test tube babies noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Norfolk, Virginia) Proposed clinic at Norfolk, Virginia, hospital and medical college examined; clinic said planned by Dr Mason Andrews, with direction of Doctors Georgeanna and Howard Jones. Selection of 10 couples noted include Brian and Linda Grimes. [Linda GRIMES - comments.] Procedure outlined. Opposition to clinic by Catholic Church in Virginia and major newspaper, "The Virginia-Pilot" mentioned. 2 women pushing for establishment of clinic shown, named, their backgrounds given. [Dr. Joseph STANTON - opposes clinic.] Decision by Virginia officials said expected in 2 mos.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

Chancellor, John;
Hager, Robert

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