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Hamburger Disease #520615

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 08, 1982
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(Studio) Advertising war between McDonald's and Burger King mentioned.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(NYC) Discovery of flu-like bacteria in hamburger meat in McDonald's restaurant in White City, OR, and McDonald's in Michigan examined; National Center for Disease Control's assessment of situation noted. [CDC (Centers for Disease Control) spokesperson Dr. Mitchell COHEN - thinks problem is associated with hamburger.] [McDonald's president Ed SCHMIDT - agrees.]
REPORTER: Robert Bazell

(Studio) Trading in McDonald's stock said temporarily halted on New York stock exchange yesterday; today's stock activity noted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Bazell, Robert;
Mudd, Roger

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