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Energy Crisis / Coal Ind. #226233

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 15, 1973
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(Studio) Pentagon may be forced to dip into United States oil reserves to run 1/2 of US mil. operations. Admin. hopes incrd. coal production will ease fuel shortage.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Charleston, West Virginia) To mine coal, oil is needed. [Vice President Capitol Fuels, Incorporated Gil FREDERICK - needs more oil to continue coal mining. Oil allocations cut from last year Operations now at minimum; present demands can't be met.] Underground coal mines require less oil, but roof bolt shortage keeps production down. Other shortages affect coal industry
REPORTER: Neil Strawser

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Strawser, Neil
Duration:
00:02:00

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