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Balloon Logging #216835

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 18, 1971
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(Studio) New woodcutting method found.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Umpqua, OR) Lumber company using balloon to carry logs to trucks. [Bohemia Lumber Company Vice President Faye STEWART - says realized old methods destructive to environment; tried many alternatives; decided on balloon logging.] Balloon method costs twice conventional system; helicopter logging to be tried in June.
REPORTER: Jim Kilpatrick

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Kilpatrick, Jim
Duration:
00:02:10

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