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Britain / Energy, Economy Crisis #226701

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 13, 1973
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(Studio) Britain announces strong emergency measures to deal with energy, economic crisis. Three day week begins January
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(London, England) [Prime Minister Edward HEATH - explains reasons for emergency measures. Government must assure survival of nation.] Before emergency measures announced, Britain felt energy crisis crunch. Britain faced with work slowdown by coal miners, electrical workers, and railroaders. Britishers react to Heath's announcement.
REPORTER: Charles Collingwood

(Studio) All TVs to quit at 10:30 p.m. Britain's population stabilization group concerned.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Collingwood, Charles;
Cronkite, Walter

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