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Pollution / Tuberculosis #9166

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 16, 1970
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(Studio) White House gives out National Science Medals as pollution rolls in. Senator Gaylord Nelson intros. bill to protect shoreline; Florida shores hit by oil.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Saint Petersburg, Florida) Disaster for wild life; 1,000 birds died; students try to save some; oil from Greek tanker went aground spread over Saint Petersburg and into Gulf. State suing owners of tanker.
REPORTER: Charles Murphy

(Studio) Med. experts on Capitol Hill fight different kind of pollution.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Capitol Hill hit by Tuberculosis; Capitol Hill regulars undergoing Tuberculosis tests after 2 died of disease. Public Health investigating outbreak. [Dr. Vernon HOUK - says not an exceptional outbreak, no danger to tourist.]
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Reporter(s):
Geer, Stephen;
Murphy, Charles;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:03:00

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