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NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 01, 1983
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(Studio) Earthquake reported hitting Buenaventura, Colombia, today; major quake in Popayan recalled. Details given.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Colombia) Popayan's rescue and relief efforts examined; films shown. Archbishop Samuel Silverio Buitrago's assessment of city's destruction outlined. [BUITRAGO -needs help internationally.] President Belisario Betancur's tour of devastated region noted. [BETANCUR - notes President Reagan's response to relief request.] Priest's evaluation of Cathedral's destruction cited; family's reaction to discovery of victim's body (named in report) mentioned, shown.
REPORTER: Kenley Jones

Brokaw, Tom;
Jones, Kenley

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