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Washington, DC / New York City / Smog / Power Crisis #11326

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 28, 1970
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(Studio) Thermal inversion yields smog; New York City and Washington, DC suffer.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Smog covers city. [Senator Abraham RIBICOFF - says wants stronger antipollution legislature] Congress wants Environmental Protection Agency to handle problems.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(DC) [Representative John DINGELL - says Department of Environment or Department of Natural Resources needed.]
REPORTER: Virginia Sherwood

(NYC) Smog shrouds NYC; power reserves short; Consolidated Edison supply short; company reduces voltage; selective brown-outs and black-outs coming; trouble will continue two years
REPORTER: Jules Bergman

Reporter(s):
Bergman, Jules;
Donaldson, Sam;
Sherwood, Virginia;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:04:10

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