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UMW Election #221252

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 22, 1972
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(Studio) Arnold Miller formally takes over UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) today. Immediately fires 24 officials appointed by Tony Boyle.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Miller's entrance to UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) headquarters like storming of Bastille after 1/4 century of John L. Lewis and his chosen successor. Miners celebrate. [MILLER - says UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) now the miners' union, not preserve of 1 man. Promises to spend time in coal fields, not office.] Under previous admins., miners seldom allowed into UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) headquarters
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

Cronkite, Walter;
Schorr, Daniel

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