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Strikes #218038

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 18, 1971
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(Studio) Phone strike, Union Pacific railroad and Southern Railway strikes continue; progress reported in negotiations with postal workers; tentative local agreement could lead to overall settlement of copper workers' strike.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Butte, MT) Copper workers' strike affecting everyone in mining town of Butte. [Don SHOMATE - says will have to wait it out if strike drags on.] [Leonard HEIKKENEN - says may go work in logging camp if strike becomes deadlocked.] [Skip KELLY - says have to live three years at time from contract to contract.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

Reporter(s):
Mudd, Roger;
Threlkeld, Richard
Duration:
00:03:40

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