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Economy: Military Supplies Companies #131471

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 03, 1991
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Waynesville, North Carolina: Mike von Fremd) Boom for military supply companies due to Persian Gulf crisis featured; scenes shown from McRae Industries plant in Waynesville, North Carolina, which has been awarded a combat boots contract. [McRae's president Branson McRAE - comments.] Other companies putting together Meals Ready to Eat (MREs), chemical warfare suits and uniforms shown. [McRae employees Brenda GAINES, Debra RIDDICK - comment on their product.]

Sawyer, Diane;
von Fremd, Mike

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