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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 13, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Robert Hager) Controversy over Cisco, new version of powerful fortified wine beverage, examined; death of teenager John Rains in Visalia, California, featured; details given of deceptive packaging; scenes shown from advertising. [Council on Alcoholism Christine LUBINSKI - comments on potency.] [Liquor clerk Roger RAYOSO - says popular among young customers.] Cisco manufacturer Canandaigua quoted on screen. [Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Dan BLACK - comments on asking for marketing change.] Health and Human Services Secretary Louis Sullivan and United States Surgeon General noted also investigating.

Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert

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