NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 04, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(DC: Jamie Gangel) AIDS TV ad shown. Pamphlet reported being mailed to all United States homes; details given, scenes shown. [Surgeon General C. Everett KOOP - discusses booklet.] Health officials noted asserting AIDS not transmitted through casual contact. [KOOP - comments on AIDS.] Booklet quoted on screen. United States officials noted also attempting to get information to those in high risk categories such as homeless and drug abusers. [National Gay and Lesbian Task Force director Jeff LEVI - endorses campaign] Koop quoted with regard to need to discuss AIDS.
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