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Mexico / Earthquake #545999

NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 20, 1985
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(Studio) Scope of destruction in Mexico City, Mexico, from major earthquake noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Mexico City, Mexico) Extent of damage and feared death toll examined; scenes shown.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

(Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico) Quake's impact along Mexico's coastline examined; scenes shown. One survivor's (named) experience described.
REPORTER: Robin Lloyd

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Mexico City, Mexico) Efforts to rescue those trapped in ruins here featured; scenes shown. [SURVIVOR - thanks God.]
REPORTER: Dennis Murphy

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Los Angeles, California) Reaction of Mexican communities across United States to Mexico's disaster examined; scenes shown. [WOMAN - lists items donated.] [Red Cross SPOKESPERSON - cites need to assess relief priorities.] [Singer Apollonia KOTERO - asks for support for Mexico.] Kotero mentioned awaiting word on relatives.
REPORTER: Heidi Schulman

(Studio) Mexico reported requesting officials from United States Bureau of Land Mgt. to aid in rescue of trapped victims; disaster's probable impact on international banking community's effort to collect foreign debt payments noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Lloyd, Robin;
Murphy, Dennis;
Oliver, Don;
Schulman, Heidi

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