The Canadian Press

1980-09-22 | Terry-Fox-ends-run

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It was a year of hope in Canada, personified by Terry Fox of New Westminster, BC. Fox, who lost a leg to cancer. He began his cross-Canada marathon the "Marathon of Hope" to raise money for the Canadian Cancer Society. The marathon came to a sudden end in Thunder Bay, Ontario, September 22 when Fox told reporters his illness had returned. Fox was stunned.

Date: 1980-09-22
Placeline: Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 40 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I didn't really think that if we're gonna happen I I thought it better cancer I had I had a beat and I were there in the family or saw three yesterday to find out what a especially when it the only one in four six miles a day and other gun was real not been doing great in the this I didn't expect at all and I've come so far around three thousand three hundred and forty miles lesson two thousand ago, trained to retreat on the motor home on one list and as far as I thought it would appear that in the end the I didn't expect at all >>

Clip ID: 19800922CPCN002