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Drought / Texas / Florida #15023

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 12, 1971
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(Studio) Florida Everglades endangered by brush fires and low water levels; Texas suffering through 7 month drought.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Tahoka, Texas) Drought worst in 15 years [W. Texas State University Spokesperson Chas. SMALLWOOD - in response to reporter questions, says farmers can either continue spending money for more feed or sell his cattle; if many farmers sell cattle, may force restock price up.] [Farmer Bob WARREN - says if can't plant crops this year, many farmers may have to sell farms.]
REPORTER: Bob Windsor

Reasoner, Harry;
Windsor, Bob

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