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Nuclear Energy and Weapons / Carter Tennessee Trip / Washington Protest #53955

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 22, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter's return to Washington, DC after trip promoting nuclear energy noted. Demonstrators' protests of Carter's opposition to Clinch River breeder reactor, as he arrived in nearby Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Film shown. Report is on protest of nuclear weapons in Bangor, WA.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(Bangor, WA) Details given of demonstration against Trident nuclear sub, timed to coincide with United Nations discussion of nuclear disarmament. [Demonstrator Shelley DOUGLASS - states purpose of demonstration; thinks no. of people participating proves growing opposition to nuclear weapons.] Arrest of protesters who climb fence into Navy base and Navy statement about situation detailed. Protesters' pledges of more demonstrations during summer outlined.
REPORTER: Ken Schram (KOMO-TV newstape, Seattle)

Jarriel, Tom

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