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Flooding / South #530233

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 08, 1983
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(Studio) Current death toll from flooding in South reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(New Orleans, Louisiana) Flood situation in Louisiana and Mississippi examined; films shown. [PEOPLE - comment on severity of floods.] Efforts of various communities to combat rising waters described, shown.
REPORTER: David Hazinski

(Jackson, Mississippi) Don and Barbara Sanilyea's past and current experiences with flooding discussed; films shown. [Barbara and Don SANILYEA - recall previous losses; comment on effort to cope with current flooding.] Psychological toll on couple considered.
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

(Studio) Vigilante atmosphere in Jefferson Parish, LA, over joyriders noted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Hazinski, David;
Kiker, Douglas;
Mudd, Roger

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