CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 20, 1971
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(Studio) College graduates find job market tight.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Evanston, Illinois) [Advertising major Eric BLOOM - says has received 1 reply out of 20 interviews.] [Engineering major Carl KONKEL - tells of being turned down by 4 companies] [Edward major Elsa GLASSMAN - says told might get teaching job in middle of year] [Math. major Tom MILLER - says hiring 40-50% less than last year] [TV news major Linda HUDSON - says have seen no job opportunities.] [Northwestern University placement director Dr. Frank ENDICOTT - says can't remember job situation so tight since 1930's; recommends graduates more flexible.]
REPORTER: Murray Fromson
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