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In Depth (Anthrax Investigation / Mail Advice) #654177

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 06, 2001
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Robert Hager) The opening of the anthrax-contaminated letter sent to Senator Patrick Leahy featured; details given of concerns about the risk of anthrax contamination during the holiday mailing season and tips for avoiding infection by cross-contamination of mail; photos shown of the opening of the Leahy letter. [CDC (Centers for Disease Control) Dr. David FLEMING - says the risk of anthrax infection is low.] [Fingerhut president Michael SHERMAN - comments on the mailing industry.] [Biomedical scientist Alan LEVINE - explains why he opens mail in the garage.] [Amy BERGER - explains why she will not send holiday cards.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert

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