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CU's newspaper headlines - "abandon ship as big liners crash" (Los Angeles Examiner) - "liners collide: save 1134 at sea" (Los Angeles Times) - from 1956 newspapers
Still Pictures - cover the story of the collision of two ocean liners on 25 July 1956 near Nantucket Islands - the Italian "Andria Doria" and the Swedish motor ship "Stockholm" Stills of rescue work, crew ships, newspapers etc. Original soundtrack of NBC reporter John Chancellor describing the scene from a helicopter.
CU SV Chris Delucoi and Don Rodecker who are planning a 10-day salvage operation.
Still Pictures - taken by Life Magazine covering the last attempt at salvaging the ship - underwater still shots
CU model of underwater house/laboratory in which they plan to stay during the operation.
CU Delucci talks about the operation
CU Rodecker talks
SV reporter peruses the newspaper story pertaining to the 1956 disaster; and winds up the commentary.
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