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Kansas City / Hotel Disaster #518044

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jul 20, 1981
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(Studio) Kansas City's efforts to cope with Friday's disaster at Hyatt Regency hotel noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Kansas City, Missouri) Investigation into cause of walkways' collapse outlined; films shown. [American Institution of Architects span. E. Crichton SINGLETON - comments.] Criticism of walkways' use during hotel dances noted. [Prof. Victor PAPANEK - explains danger in using catwalk as dance floor.] [Public works director Byron CALKINS - notes city's area of responsibility.] Possible reopening of hotel soon mentioned.
REPORTER: Roger O'Neil

Chancellor, John;
O'Neil, Roger

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