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Energy Crisis / Gasoline Rationing #226602

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 09, 1973
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(Studio) Senator Interior and Insular Affairs Committee conts. work on legislature to help Nixon fight nation's fuel shortage, Chairperson of committee Henry Jackson thinks bill could be brought to Senate floor next week Senator Warren Magnuson says Commerce Committee works on legislature to extend daylight savings time. Energy chief John Love reveals gasoline rationing may be necessary by next spring. Impact of gasoline rationing on Americans' lifestyle outlined.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Impact on lifestyle in New York City examined.

(Saint Louis, Missouri) No commuter trains or buses run in Saint Louis; cars are only means of transportation. Car is necessity for citizens here. Reaction to possible gas rationing discussed.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne, Richard Roth

(Los Angeles, California) California is state of gas. Cars must be used for transportation. Citizens react to the need for cars; California lacks adequate public transportation.
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

Cronkite, Walter;
Roth, Richard;
Schakne, Robert;
Threlkeld, Richard

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