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E. St. Louis, Illinois / Fin. Crisis #118201

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 29, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(E. Saint Louis, Illinois: Charles Thomas) Fin. crisis in city of E. Saint Louis, Illinois, featured; details given, scenes shown. [Fireman Frank GARDNER - expresses concern over not being paid.] [Homeowner Albert CARLISLE - says city is going down.] [Governor James THOMPSON - says city is bankrupt.] Opposition by city officials to outside control noted. [Mayor Carl OFFICER - says outsiders won't tell us what to do.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Thomas, Charles
Duration:
00:01:50

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