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Andrea Doria / Anniversary #838377

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 25, 2006
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) The 50th anniversary of the sinking of the luxury cruise liner Andrea Doria noted.

(New York: Richard Schlesinger) The Andrea Doria sinking after being rammed by another liner off Nantucket, Massachusetts, reviewed; historic photos & footage, including CBS News correspondent Douglas Edwards describing the scene, shown; details given of the finding last year that the ship’s rudder may have been defective; underwater scenes shown of the wreckage. [Survivors Antonio & Mario de GIROLAMO†- recall what happened.] [Maritime historian Bill MILLER††– notes there were always mysteries about the collision with the Stockholm.]

Reporter(s):
Schieffer, Bob;
Schlesinger, Richard
Duration:
00:03:00

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