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Apollo 8 / Dress Rehearsal For Moon Walk #945

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 17, 1968
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(Studio) Launch approaches for Apollo 8. Astronauts' activities noted. Moon to be seen via television cameras.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Flagstaff, Arizona) Moon mock-up shown. Moon walk anticipated. "Explorer," lunar-roving vehicle, shown. Moon surface reproduced in Arizona. Moon craters blasted out of earth's surface. Film shown. Next 3 Apollo flights anticipated. Moon rocks to be brought back. History of moon, earth objectives given. Moon laboratory anticipated. But Apollo 8 must succeed. Scene: Center for Astro. Geology of United States Geological Survey at Flagstaff.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman

(Studio) Highlights of Apollo 8 flight to be televised.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Note: Bar rolls through picture.

Bergman, Jules;
Smith, Howard K.

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