NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 04, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) television crew's trek to Mt. Everest's summit discussed. Report introduced.
(Tokyo, Japan: Keith Miller) Scenes shown of climbers attempting to battle elements as they neared the end of Mt. Everest ascent. Cameraman Susumu Nakamura quoted. [Sir Edmund HILLARY - comments on treacherous difficulty of scaling Mt. Everest.] Temp. given.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Ascent to summit noted scheduled to be broadcast on "Today". Bryant Gumbel mentioned planning to interview crew.
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