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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 07, 1999
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Pine Ridge, SD: Claire Shipman) The visit of President Clinton to the Indian reservation in Pine Ridge, SD, as part of the "poverty tour" reported. [CLINTON - addresses audience.] [Resident Mary TOBACCO - says change must start small.] [WOMAN - talks to Clinton about housing.] [Former tribal leader Milo YELLOWHAIR - says America is big enough to work with the Native American properly.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Faw) Update on Oglala Sioux Indian Nathaniel Blacksmith, who was in a documentary ten years ago, reported. [In 1989, BLACKSMITH - says it is the worst place; talks about suicide.] [BLACKSMITH - says he loses hope and faith; says there are jobs, but elsewhere.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Faw, Bob;
Shipman, Claire

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