NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 12, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced.
(NYC) American Museum of Natural History's gathering of scientists and fossils of earliest known humans for first time examined; films shown. [PEOPLE - praise mtg.; Ezekiel quoted.] Exhibit of fossils underscoring evolutionary theory shown, discussed. [Museum spokesperson Dr. John van COUVERING - praises specimens, implications for human experience.] [Dr. Elizabeth VRBA - hopes public will be affected.] [van COUVERING - believes human respect for each other is evolving as well.]
REPORTER: John Hart
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