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Asbestos Disease / Navy #54732

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 14, 1978
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(Studio) Navy's new plans to require exams of shipboard personnel for possible asbestos contamination reported ABC News investigation of asbestos disease noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(NYC) Case of asbestos disease patient Frank Cullen described; photos shown. World War II destroyer, USS Davidson, mentioned. [CULLEN - describes exposure to asbestos.] Discovery of magnitude of disease at Electric Boat Company in Groton, Connecticut, by Dr. Irving Salaca, reported Navy's new program for examinations outlined; situation at Pearl Harbor described. Other uses of asbestos listed.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman

Bergman, Jules;
Reynolds, Frank

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