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Calgary, Canada / '88 Olympics #560720

NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 15, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Men's downhill ski results given from '88 Olympics. Swiss skier Pirmin Zurbriggen reported winning gold medal. Report introduced.

(Calgary, Canada: George Lewis) United States skater Dan Jansen featured. Jansen's sister Jane Jansen Beres reported dying of leukemia; details given, scenes shown. [Voice of BERES - says loves brother] Beres reported being touched that Jansen wanted to win gold medal for her. [BERES - says doesn't want brother to feel badly if doesn't win.] [JANSEN - comments on last conversation with sister.] [Bro. Mike JANSEN -praises brother] Jansen quoted. [JANSEN - comments on falling down during race.] Jansen's next race announced. [JANSEN - comments on situation.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Lewis, George
Duration:
00:02:40

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