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Peanut Butter #223272

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 04, 1972
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(Studio) A few weeks ago, FDA (Food and Drug Administration) filth tolerance level on some foods, include peanut butter, reported 50 insect fragments and 2 rodent hairs per 3 1/2 ounce peanut butter said acceptable. John Kelley Iron of LA, 9 years old, writes his mother got upset from report, and won't allow peanut butter anymore. He says a rat shouldn't be too bad - pleads for an ok on peanut butter. Reporter says investigation shows it is good for you.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter
Duration:
00:01:30

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