NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 13, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Govt.'s annual survey reported announcing decrease in cocaine use by teens. Report introduced
(DC: Robert Hager) Govt. and University of Michigan drug survey discussed. Survey illustrated. [Health and Human Services Secretary Otis BOWEN - announces cocaine use decrease among HS srs. in 1987.] 1987 cocaine use illustrated. [Alexandria, Virginia, student Amy FRYE - finds it insulting to be called "druggie."] [Grenada Hills, California, STUDENT - says it's uncool to do drugs.] Death of Len Bias reviewed; details given. Public service announcement shown. [Student Paul KELLER - says many drink instead of using drugs.] Survey reported indicating alcohol use still problem.
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