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Olsen Death #968166

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 11, 2010
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The death of pro football player and actor Merlin Olsen reported.

(Los Angeles: George Lewis) Olsen’s career reviewed; scenes shown of him playing football, commentating; photo shown of the Los Angeles Rams “fearsome foursome”; excerpts shown from “Little House on the Prairie,” “Father Murphy” and commercials; details given about his lawsuit against asbestos manufacturers after contracting mesothelioma. [OLSEN – comments on football and his life.] [Former teammate Rosey GRIER†, actress Melissa GILBERT††- comment on Olsen.]

Williams, Brian;
Lewis, George

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