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California / Tree Fight #714800

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 19, 2002
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Santa Clarita, California: Sandra Hughes) The fight to save Old Glory, a 400-year-old oak tree in Los Angeles County, California, which is slated to be removed to make way for new development, presented; details given about John Quigley, who is living in the tree as a protest against cutting it down; scenes shown of Quigley and the tree. [QUIGLEY – says cutting a piece of our heritage is not right.] [WOMAN – says some things are worth sacrificing a little convenience for.] [Los Angeles County supervisor Mike ANTONOVICH†- says we will relocate the tree.]

Rather, Dan;
Hughes, Sandra

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