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Tuberculosis / Cigarettes / Cancer #9428

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 05, 1970
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(Studio) 6 cases of tuberculosis in Capitol area, 2 died. Officials announce plan to give Tuberculosis test to employees in Capitol complex. Agriculture Secretary Clifford M. Hardin says no change in policy forbidding sale of chickens showing signs of virus diseases, like cancer. Medical researchers produce new [findings that strengthen claim that there is direct link between cigarette smoking and lung cancer.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(No location given) Scientists produce lung cancer in dogs who inhale cigarette smoke in same way as humans. Cancer Society says report proves cause and effect relationship between smoking and cancer.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman

(Studio) Tobacco Institute refutes report
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reporter(s):
Bergman, Jules;
Reynolds, Frank
Duration:
00:02:20

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