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California / Agriculture / Auto Plant #135908

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 20, 1991
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Orange Cove, California: Charles Thomas) Aftermath of last winter's freeze on California's agricultural crops and its workers examined; scenes shown from Orange Cove, California, where half the adults have had no work due to the shutdown of the citrus crops. [Mayor Victor LOPEZ, food bank WORKER - talk about the people's problems.] Arrival of surplus military food to be given to unemployed farm workers reported. [Senator John SEYMOUR - comments.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Announcement by General Motors Corporation that it will shut down the last car factory in southern California reported. Coverage of California's economic crisis on "This Week with David Brinkley" previewed.

Simpson, Carole;
Thomas, Charles

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