CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 10, 1969
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(Studio) Most Americans feel mail service poor. Report on those who don't.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(McGoffin Cnty., Kentucky) Mailman, Moses Walters, sings while riding mule to deliver mail at Cow Creek. Worked since 1926. Mail always gee through. Walters ties bags on mule, Julie. Shown on route [WALTERS - tells how he tells bags apart.] [Rural Delivery Analyst Paul SMITH - says 21 in US carry mail by mule Mail system is for all people. Mules necessary for some rtes.] Walters 1 of Americans helping to make country work.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt
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