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Strikes #16484

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 29, 1971
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(Studio) United Steel Workers of America rejects steel companies offer; strike scheduled for Saturday midnight; 6 more RRs to be struck tomorrow.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Alexandria, Virginia) railroad strike involves dispute over work rules; workers for RR lines, not yet struck, working under new rules while negotiators continue disagreement over adoption of those rules throughout industry
REPORTER: Bill Zimmerman

(Studio) Oregon Governor Tom McCall says railroad and longshoremen strikes threaten state with economy ruin; California losing $2 1/2 million per day in crops; Georgia Governor Jimmy Carter says disaster to economy can't be exaggerated.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Smith, Howard K.;
Zimmerman, Bill

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