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NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 22, 1980
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(Studio) Sports introduced
REPORTER: Jane Pauley

(Studio) Victories of University of California at Los Angeles and Louisville in semifinals of NCAA basketball tourney reported Tapes shown courtesy NBC Sports. Report with regard to Lemuel Steeples, one of boxers killed in airplane crash in Warsaw, Poland, given. [Lemuel's mother Edith STEEPLES - says her son was afraid of fighting.] Tape of Steeples boxing shown courtesy NBC "Sportsworld." John Radison's gym, where Steeples trained, shown. Radison said killed in same plane crash. [Radison's wife of 6 months SUSAN and his mother MARY - comment re: missing husband and son.] [Police Capit. James REDDICK, amateur boxing administrator Myrl TAYLOR, amateur boxer Alfred MAYES - comment re: Lemuel.]
REPORTER: Dick Schaap

Pauley, Jane;
Schaap, Dick

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