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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 01, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Yellville, Arkansas: Sharyn Alfonsi) The story of 90-year-old Violet Hensley†, who makes fiddles by hand, presented; scenes shown from Yellville††, Arkansas, of her whittlin', playing, dancing and talking. [With Charles Kuralt 30 years ago, HENSLEY - talks about her craft.] [Today, "The Whittlin' Fiddler" HENSLEY - says she has made 73 fiddles; adds "no!" to slowing down.]

Couric, Katie;
Alfonsi, Sharyn

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