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Railroad Strike #218157

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 22, 1971
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(Studio) UTU reaches tentative agreement with Chicago and N.W. Railway Company
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) Agreement gives workers 42% wage increase over 42 mos.; new work rules agreed upon. (UN negotiator Q.C. GABRIEL - says UTU pleased to work out work rules with individual RRs, but not with Washington, DC committee ] [Chicago and NW West railroad President Larry South PROVO - says management and labor proud of Chicago and North West] railroad industry expected to take UTU to court on grounds should be 1 national settlement.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

Cronkite, Walter;
Plante, Bill

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