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Smoking / The Jennings Effect #799248

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 10, 2005
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New York: Dawn Fratangelo) The decision of many smokers to quit after ABC News anchor Peter Jennings died from lung cancer 3 days ago featured; testimonials quoted. [Last April, JENNINGS – says he was a smoker.] [Smoker Nikos FOTINOPOLOS††- says this is the time to do it now.] [American Lung Assn. John KIRKWOOD†- notes the increase in membership since Jennings’ death.] [American Institute of Philanthropy Daniel BOROCHOFF†- comments on the increase in giving after tragedy befalls a celebrity.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Fratangelo, Dawn
Duration:
00:02:10

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