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Olympics / Los Angeles #53911

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 18, 1978
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(Studio) Only provisional okay said given Los Angeles, California, for 1984 summer Olympics.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Athens, Greece) Details given. [Mayor Thomas BRADLEY - comments.] Some disappointment with regard to Olympic Committee's adherence to certain financial stipulations reported [MAN - expresses concerns.]
REPORTER: Kati Marton

(Los Angeles, California) [Mayor Bradley's VOICE - announces committee decision favoring Los Angeles.] Fin. aspect of games said causing concern. [Cnclman. John WAChigh school - speaks of apprehension.] [Cnclman. Ernani BERNARDI - emphasizes Los Angeles terms.] Film of 1932 Olympics in Los Angeles shown; as well as 1976 games in Montreal, Canada. Loss suffered by Montreal noted. [Montreal cnclman. Nick Auf der MAUR - notes cost of stadium]. Fin. complexities that may keep Olympics from Los Angeles noted.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Geer, Stephen;
Jennings, Peter;
Marton, Kati

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