× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Assignment America (Becky Guinn) #862218

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 23, 2007
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(No location given: Steve Hartman) The story of artist Becky Guinn††, who continues to paint and teach art despite losing her hands and feet after an allergic reaction to the blood-thinner heparin, presented; scenes shown of her artwork and her class at Valley High School in Valley, Alabama. [GUINN, husband David GUINN†† - recount her reaction to the heparin; talk about getting back to work; comment on her paintings.] [3 STUDENTS – explain why Guinn is their hero.]

(Studio: Steve Hartman) The marriage of 83-year-old Ralph Dial, the subject of last week’s story, to Vinita Anderson††, in Knoxville, Tennessee, reported; scenes shown. The choices for next week's Assignment America story presented.

Mitchell, Russ;
Hartman, Steve

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.