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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 27, 2008
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(Studio: Harry Smith) Report introduced.

(On Broadway: Richard Schlesinger) The story of 77-year-old Bessie Nelson, who makes costumes for Broadway and did a dress for Senator Hillary Clinton and Michael Jackson's glove, presented; scenes shown of her stitching beads and sequins. [NELSON - talks about the glitter and her glamorous job.] ["A Chorus Line" wardrobe supervisor Rory POWERS†- talks about the sparkles.]

(Studio: Harry Smith) Broadway's honoring of Bessie with a lifetime achievement award noted.

Smith, Harry;
Schlesinger, Richard

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