ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 23, 1978
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(Studio) Testimony to congress hearing about possible serious illnesses caused by misuse of powdered milk baby formula that United States exports to many developing ntns. outlined.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(DC) Problems arising from misuse of formula described; cntrys. recing. formula from United States include Dominican Republican and Jamaica. [Jamaican Dr. Allan JACKSON - describes misuse of formula by one mother questioned.] Mfrs.' reaction to chgs. cited. [The Nestle Company spokesperson Oswaldo BALLARIN - notes requests from Amazon for powdered milk substance; wants to know if company should just refuse to send it.] Senator Edward Kennedy's statements given.
REPORTER: Charles Murphy
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