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Tuesday, February 7, 1984 - 19:30

Lecture and Slide Show: "Climbing Mt. Everest"

Christopher Wren,

Correspondent, New York Times

Ballroom

Great Wall Hotel

Christopher Wren, New York TImes correspondent and an experienced technical mountaineer, climbed Mount Everest last spring as a member of the 1983 American Alpine Club's attempt of the West Ridge through Tibet, a climb made totally without oxygen support. HIs talk will be accompanied by slides and a demonstration of the climbing equipment used in the attempt.

The management of the recently opened Great Wall Hotel has graciously provided a venue for this talk in the Ballroom on the 2nd floor.