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Hypnotism / Florida Prof.'s Hearing #503143

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 07, 1979
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(Studio) Possible firing of professor in Florida junior college for his continued hypnotism of students, after being ordered to stop practice, reported.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Bradenton, Florida) Details given about Prof. Arlie Lincks' troubles at Manatee Junior College for continued use of hypnotism in classroom, after college president had warned him for 7 years to stop. [LINCKS - talks to hypnotized subject. Feels empathy for Tennessee teacher who discussed evolution 50 years ago and was fired.] [Former student Ellen RICHLEAU - describes posthypnotic suggestion given her by Lincks with regard to taking tests. Says it worked.] Details given about college hearing for Lincks. [Manatee Junior College president Dr. Wilson WETZLER - comments.]
REPORTER: Bob Franken (WFLA-TV newstape, Tampa, Florida)

Brinkley, David

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