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Beirut / Bombing #81337

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 23, 1983
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(Studio) Evacuation of Marines wounded in today's bombing of their Beirut compound to United States hospitals in Europe detailed; films shown.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Frankfurt, West Germany) Arrival of wounded here examined; films shown. US hostages released by Iran recalled treated at Wiesbaden facility. [United States Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Bill JOHNSON - describes extent of injuries.]
REPORTER: Hal Walker

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Robbins, Illinois) Ordeal of Marine families awaiting word of fate of their loved ones in Beirut examined; films shown. [Selena FOSTER - anticipates news.] [Recently, Corporal John FOSTER - describes psychological reaction to mission.] [Rose NASH - awaits word on son Corporal John Nash.] [Christine GOLEBIOWSKI - notes husband barely escaped bombing.] [John FOSTER - worries about building being bombed, friends dying.] [Selena FOSTER - wants information on son.]
REPORTER: Joe Spencer

6:50:20 "Florida "/ "STRAW POLL"

(Studio) Reubin Askew reported winning Florida straw poll today; Walter Mondale's and John Glenn's showing noted. Details given. Upcoming item announced.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Spencer, Joe;
Walker, Hal

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