NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 08, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Houston: James Polk) Threat from today's high-powered children's BB gun examined; FBI use of BB gun noted; examples given of deaths and woundings; scenes shown; position of American Academy of Pediatrics noted. [Victims' PARENTS, police chief Stanley TROYER, Langeloth, Pennsylvania, police chief Joe MURRAY, pediatrician Dr. Robert TANZ, Consumer Products Safety Commission John PRESTON - comment.]
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Major manufacturers Daisy and Crossman noted issuing warning labels on packages.
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