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NBC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 30, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Studio) Nancy Lopez Melton's win of Kemper Women's Open golf tournament reported; films shown. Tracy Austin-Diartina Navratilova tennis match detailed; film shown, courtesy WNEW-TV. Results of Washington versus New Jersey basketball game noted; film shown courtesy of Washington versus New Jersey basketball game noted; film shown courtesy Cablevision. New York Knicks mentioned. Final vote among baseball players said authorizing strike; details given. Condition of hospitalized Jesse Owens reported; his background, include performance at 1936 Berlin Olympics recalled; Berlin films shown courtesy Bud Greenspan's "The Olympiad." [Voice of OWENS - describes award ceremony.] Owens' performance at west conference track and field championships prior to Berlin Olympics recalled.
REPORTER: Dick Schaap

(Studio) Upcoming item noted.

Savitch, Jessica;
Schaap, Dick

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