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ENG File #58

This ENG File contains 41 clips of news footage on a variety of topics from December 7, 1979 to December 11, 1979. Includes news stories on: Chinese meteorologists visit Honolulu facilities for national weather service to observe U.S. weather monitoring methods; Hunter gives interview about situation of spousal abuse cases in the U.S. and dismissive judges; Interview with spokesman about Pāʻū riders and raising money for Pasadena Tournament of Roses parade; Sand Island bulldozing sets up blockade at 6:00 am to begin demolishing abandoned shacks, residents attempt to prevent bulldozing to ensure their homes will not be destroyed, one bulldozer operator left job due to personal reasons; Governor George Ariyoshi speaks about Sand Island squatters and gives his position; USS Arizona Pearl Harbor battleship memorial video featuring old photographs and shots from the memorial; 1979 Kāneʻohe Christmas parade with various floats and performers, including Mayor Fasi; Footage from the Honolulu Marathon of 1979 throughout the race, and interview with first place winner Dean Matthews and runners-up; Interview with Barry Chun regarding Pohai Nani Care Center bankruptcy; and Sand Island demolition update and interview with lawyer for Sand Island residents, Lloyd Asato about condition of 5(f) lands act.

Languages: English

Genres

  • Documentary

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