NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 31, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Moultrie, Georgia) Health risks posed by smokeless tobacco and medical community's concern over product's increase popularity among youth examined [J.A. NORMAN, Stanley NORMAN - defense smokeless tobacco.] [Marty SELLER, Edwin PYRON - attribute their use to peer pressure; dislike smell, taste.] Soc. side effects noted. [PEOPLE - dislike men who use smokeless tobacco.] [Oral pathologist Arden KRISTEN - notes tobacco juice is complete carcinogen; explains.] Tobacco Institute's response outlined. [USERS - recommend not beginning habit.]
REPORTER: David Hazinski
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