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Moscow Olympics #66673

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 22, 1980
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(Studio) No. of gold medals won so far by USSR and East Germany at Moscow Olympics reported; details given of swimmer Vladimir Salnikov's world record, breaking that set by American Brian Goodell for 1500 meter swim. Film shown.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Moscow, USSR ) Luciano Giovanneti's gold medal for trap shooting today said only 2nd medal won by West athlete; films shown, details given. Soviet and E. German showings in Olympics so far examined; film shown, courtesy NBC Sports. Soviet swimmer named, quoted. [Decathlon competitor Daley ThOMPSON - regrets absence of West German athlete.] No. of medals won by US in 1904 Olympics at Saint Louis recalled.
REPORTER: Dick Schaap

Jennings, Peter;
Schaap, Dick

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