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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 19, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The success of author J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter books noted.

(New York: Mike Taibbi) The anticipation of the release of “Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix” featured. [Several READERS – comment.] [In an interview with Katie Couric, ROWLING – talks about events in the new book.] [Barnes & Noble Mary Ellen KEATING†- says we anticipate selling a million copies in one week.] [Scholastic Books president Barbara MARCUS†- talks about the marketing blitz & related products.] [JP Morgan retail analyst Danielle FOX†- comments on the potential impact on the retail industry.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) More of the Rowling interview on “Today” and “Dateline” noted.

Brokaw, Tom;
Taibbi, Mike

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