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Captioned Television #58627

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 23, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced Reporter noted as assisted by Lucy Akerman.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(No location given) Problems of television for hearing-impaired noted; introduction of captioning adapter next year by Sears reported Details of device given. HEW Secretary Joseph Califano's announcement with regard to NBC and PBS following lead of ABC in providing captioned prime time television cited; CBS said not participating. [Nanette FABRAY - talks about hearing-impaired; Helen Keller mentioned.] Califano quoted with regard to television and hearing-impaired.
REPORTER: Bettina Gregory

Reporter(s):
Gregory, Bettina;
Reynolds, Frank
Duration:
00:02:40

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