NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 20, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) '88 Olympics opening ceremonies announced in Seoul, South Korea; details given, scenes shown. Report introduced.
(Inuvik, Canada: George Lewis) Olympic torch featured in Canada. [WOMAN - describes feelings inspired by torch.] Torch's symbolism and important discussed. Canada's torch relay illustration Torch shown being transferred. Torch mentioned reaching Inuvik, Canada; details given, scenes shown. [Torch bearer Janice NICHOL - tells of being released from hospital to carry torch.]
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