NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 10, 1980
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(Studio) Catherine the Great's trip to south USSR in 1700s recalled producing phrase, "Potemkin villages," based on efforts by Prince Grigori Potemkin to hide town's state of disrepair.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(NYC) NYC's efforts to disguise abandoned bldgs. with decals examined; films shown. [New York hsing. cmsr. Anthony GLIEDMAN - comments.] [PEOPLE - comment.] Expense of program noted. [GLIEDMAN - comments.]
REPORTER: Stephen Frazier
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