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NBC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 18, 1992
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(Toronto: Fred Briggs) Division in Canada over the vote on a new constitution that would recognize French-speaking Quebec, Canada, as a distinct society examined; scenes shown. The use of post-season baseball as a unifying, nationalistic force noted. [Across Canada, BARBER, COOK, MAN - praise the nation's Toronto Blue Jays.] ["Montreal Gazette" sports columnist Michael FARBER - calls the Blue Jays mercenaries.] Winning hit from the first World Series game between the Blue Jays and the Atlanta Braves shown.

Briggs, Fred;
Utley, Garrick

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