ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 24, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld
(San Francisco, California) Report deals with large number of war-related toys on market this holiday season and their popularity. Trend contrasted to 1984 when rage was Cabbage Patch Kids. [PEOPLE - talk about toys.] television cartoon samples shown. [Action for Children's television spokesperson Peggy CHARREN - comments on types of television shows provided to children.] Incr. number of parents and children not buying war toys noted. [WOMAN - comments.] Protest demonstrations in Los Angeles and San Francisco and other places reported Children's participation in protests cited. [BOY - reads message to President Reagan.] [GIRL - comments.]
REPORTER: Judd Rose
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