ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 01, 1980
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(Studio: Frank Reynolds) Report introduced.
(Capitol Hill: Bettina Gregory) Congressional hearings on medical quackery & schemes to victimize the elderly featured; scenes shown from committee hearings of phony products, including the Spectro-Chrome, holy water, a magic spike, a home cancer cure kit. [Representative Claude PEPPER- says older Americans seek miracles.] [Postal inspector Fletcher ACORD, wife of victim Lena ROSENBERG- cite the dangers.]
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