CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 08, 1973
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(Studio) State of public health emergency declared in New York City because of nonmedical personnel strike. Reasons for strike outlined.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(NYC) Sporadic violence develops along picket lines. Many patients sent home to nursing homes; only emergency victims taken at hospitals. [Mt. Sinai Hospital director South David PROMRINSE - says patients left in hospital are sickest. [Lab technician Harriet SMITH - believes government provoked action. Present salaries can't support families.]
REPORTER: David Culhane (WCBS-TV news film)
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