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Farming / Indiana Failure #12895

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 15, 1971
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(Studio) Report says farmers quit despite success and love of land.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Near Andrews, IN) [Farmer Irving SHELLING - says family wanted to move.] 800,000 farms will shut down in 10 years Shelling breeds cattle on farm. Auction for stock held. [SHELLING - praises cattle. Decrs. in profits visible for long time.] [Son Phil SHELLING - says understood, from early age, farm would be place to leave.] It takes fewer people to raise food now. [SHELLING - says I'd do it all again.]
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner (narrates)

Reasoner, Harry

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