This program is 28 minutes long
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Slight relief from drought from rainfall reported Report introduced.
(Coldwater, Ohio: John Qui
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Bumper crop of mosquitoes in Florida reported; scenes shown.
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Declaration by Mikhail Gorbachev about Communist party conference reported Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : Walter Rodgers) Passage of Gorbachev's political reforms during conference reported; scenes shown from conf.; details given of conf.'s decisions. [GORBACHEV -(thru translator) talks about implementing reforms.] Party officials Boris Yeltsin and Yegor Ligachev reported denouncing each other on Soviet TV. [In sts. of Moscow, MAN - (thru translator) criticizes Gorbachev.]
(Studio: Carole Simpson) INF treaty between US-USSR reported going into effect yesterday; details given, scenes shown of mutual on-site inspections. Report introduced.
(Salt Lake City, UT: Tom Schell) Arrival of Soviet on-site inspection team here reported; scenes shown. [Soviet inspector Anatoly SAMARIN - (thru translator) discusses US-USSR relations] INF treaty signed by President Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev reviewed; procedures for Soviet verification of missile prod. explained; scenes shown. [Hercules plant manager David THOMPSON - says they will be able to see we are not making and shipping Pershing II missiles.] [US Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Seth JENSEN - explains verification process.] Scenes shown of Soviet living qtrs. in Salt Lake City.
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Releasing of General Accounting Office report on number of Justice Department cases being filed in investigation of Pentagon corruption reported; details given.
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Stmt. by Jesse Jackson that he will support minority planks at Democratic party convention reported
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Return of Secretary of State George Shultz from Central American peace mission reported Report introduced.
(San Jose, Costa Rica: Peter Collins) American policy in Central American reviewed; scenes shown. Health problems of El Salvador's president Jose Napoleon Duarte, anti-American protests in Honduras, Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega, stalemate in Nicaraguan peace talks noted; scenes shown. [Assistant Secretary of State Elliott ABRAMS - discusses Nicaragua.] Issue of aid to Contras reported [Contra leader Alfredo CESAR - comments.] [SHULTZ - says Sandinistas keep breaking promises.] Shultz's meeting with Costa Rican president Oscar Arias Sanchez reported; details given of their talks.
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Confrontation between USS Montgomery and Iranian gunboat following attack on Danish-flagged tanker in Persian Gulf reported
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.
(Studio: Ray Gandolf) Results of Wimbledon tennis championship matches between Steffi Graf-Martina Navratilova and between Ivan Lendl-Boris Becker reported; Stefan Edberg mentioned, scenes shown. Baseball game between New York Yankees-Chicago White Sox reported; scenes shown from NBC Sports. Report introduced.
(Laredo, Texas: Charles Murphy) Baseball team, the Tecolotes, that plays in both United States &Mexico featured; details given, scenes shown from ball parks in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, and Laredo, Texas. [American PLAYER - says Mexican baseball is different.] [Mexican PLAYER - says American baseball is different.]
(Studio: Ray Gandolf) Comments on ball team.
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Comparison of airplane and railroad travel noted. Report introduced.
(On railroad car: Gary Shepard) Travel by private railroad cars attached to Amtrak trains featured; history of American railroad travel reviewed; scenes shown of trains and from MGM's "North By Northwest". Nostalgic lifestyle on private railroad cars detailed; scenes shown. [Tour operator Rod PICK - comments.] [Passenger Ernie CUNNINGHAM - recalls riding train as youth.] Luxurious car owned by restaurateur Dante Stevenson shown. [PASSENGER - comments.]