This program is 27 minutes long
(Studio: Dan Rather) Mtg. in South Africa between Bishop Desmond Tutu and President P.W. Botha reported State of emergency in South Africa noted.
(Johannesburg, South Africa: Allen Pizzey) Conditions in South Africa described; details given, scenes shown. Seizures of newspapers, "Weekly Mail" and "Sowetan", reported [Bureau of Info. spokesperson Dave STEWARD - states government position with regard to media.] [PEOPLE - comment.] Afrikaaner Resistance Mvt. mentioned. [Barclays Bank, South Africa spokesperson Chris BALL - comments on economy situation.] [STEWARD - comments.]
(Studio: Dan Rather) Reaction of President Reagan and administration stated; refusal to consider economy sanctions noted. Report introduced.
(DC: Deborah Potter) [REAGAN - comments on situation in South Africa.] [Secretary of State George SHULTZ - comments.] United States companies' decisions to withdraw from South Africa reported; details given, scenes shown. [Microsoft Company spokesperson Robert O'REAR - comments.] [TransAfrica spokesperson Randall ROBINSON - comments.] [New York City comptroller Harrison GOLDIN - comments.]
(Studio: Dan Rather) Anchor's interview with Tutu shown. [TUTU - comments on mtg. with Botha; responds to question with regard to President Reagan's stance on economy sanctions.] South African government expulsion of CBS News camera operator Wim de Vos reported
(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced with regard to photos of Chernobyl nuclear accident victims, taken by Dr. H. Jack Geiger, of Physicians for Social Responsibility; scenes shown. [GEIGER - describes scenes.] Austrian TV pictures shown.
(Studio: Dan Rather) USSR position linking Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II and Reagan-Gorbachev summit reported
(DC: David Martin) Soviet's Washington, DC news conference noted; details given, scenes shown. [Soviet embassy spokesperson Oleg SOKOLOV - comments.] Air Force film shown. Arms control issues outlined. [Soviet embassy spokesperson Vitaly CHURKIN - comments.] [Defense Secretary Caspar WEINBERGER - comments.]
(Studio: Dan Rather) President Reagan's directives to NASA, as result of investigation of space shuttle disaster, noted.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Federal Aviation Administration statements with regard to air safety in wake of air traffic controllers' strike 5 years ago reported
(Dallas, Texas: Martha Teichner) Shortage of air traffic controllers examined. On-the-job training of controllers at Dallas-Fort Worth airport noted. Calls for rehiring of PATCO union controllers cited. [Representative Guy MOLINARI - comments.] [Federal Aviation Administration spokesperson William NEWMAN - comments.] Air safety report by Aviation Safety Institution noted. Situation at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport described; audio tape played.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Details given with regard to wholesale prices and industry product
(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced "The Wall," Vietnam Memorial in DC, mentioned.
(Chicago, Illinois:) Details given with regard to Chicago's "welcome home" parade for Vietnam vets. [Jim BENSON - comments.] [Medal of Honor recipient Sammy DAVIS - comments.] Replica of Vietnam memorial noted set up in Grant Park. [VETERAN - comments.] [Louis JURKOWLANIEC - comments.]
(Studio: Dan Rather) Report concerns heart transplant in Louisville, Kentucky, for "Baby Calvin"; details given, scenes shown. Baby's parents' appeal to Congress to improve donor network system noted.
(Tokyo, Japan: Barry Petersen) Japanese research with regard to selecting sex of child prior to pregnancy discussed; details given, scenes shown. Rationale for use of technology stated. Controversy with regard to whether parents should be able to determine sex of child noted. [U. of Texas spokesperson William WINSLADE - comments.] Use of technology for cattle product cited. [Australian expert Dr. Alan TROUNSON - comments.]
(Studio: Dan Rather) Death of musician Benny Goodman reported
(NYC: David Browning) Goodman's life recalled; details given, include scenes shown from "Stage Door Canteen" movie, WNET, Walt Disney. Goodman's impact on jazz and on integrating bands noted. Band members Lionel Hampton and Teddy White mentioned. [GOODMAN - notes singers who began with his band; says music is his legacy.]