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Mayflower Madam #534408

NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 12, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(NYC) Successful prostitution business of Mayflower descendant Sydney Biddle Barrows examined. [Delores FRENCH - praises business acumen of Barrows; thinks Walt Disney would have been proud of the organization; praises Barrow's sense of style.] [PEOPLE - are interested; praise success of such free enterprise under Reagan administration] Newspapers' battle for headlines over story illustrated. ["Daily News" editor Gilbert SPENCER - defs. competition.) ["New York Post" reporter Peter FEARON - agrees.] [MAN - isn't surprised by events; notes it's NYC.]
REPORTER: Bill Schechner

Schechner, Bill;
Utley, Garrick

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