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Meat Prices #221855

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 04, 1972
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(Studio) Agriculture Department reports meat prices at highest point in 20 years
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) [Persons interviewed complain of meat prices.]

(Joliet, Ill.) At Chicago-Joliet stockyds., livestock prices are higher than ever. Prices far beef, hogs quoted. [Meat wholesaler, Nat HALPERN - calls for government ceiling on live cattle.] [Meat packer, Wally MANDER - says United States people like beef and make it a competitive market) (DC) [Agriculture Department Don PAARLBERG - says control of food prices would be difficult.]
REPORTER: David Culhane

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Culhane, David
Duration:
00:03:50

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