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Aspen, Colorado / Silver Claims Giveaway #572129

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 30, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Aspen, Colorado: Roger O'Neil) Land giveaway by one resident of Aspen, Colorado, who is concerned about the disparity between the rich and those who work for the rich in this ski town featured; current scenes and historical photos shown. [Silver miner Ed SMART - says Aspen was the richest silver camp in the world.] [Volunteer fireman Blair ELLIOTT, caretaker Lana LUNSFORD - talk about silver.] [County commissioner Hershel ROSS - says Smart's giveaway has been a problem.] Scenes shown of people prospecting for silver on claims given by Smart.

Brokaw, Tom;
O'Neil, Roger

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