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Energy Crisis / Voluntary Gasoline Cutback #226791

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 20, 1973
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(Studio) Admin.'s energy czar William Simon announces voluntary gasoline limitations.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [SIMON - requests station owners sell only 10 gals. per car and customers use only 10 gals. each week If voluntary system works, gasoline rationing won't be needed.] Simon skirts issue of President and Vice President conserving energy with holiday plane trips.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

(Studio) Driver reaction to 10 gallon limit follows.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) Most station owners don't limit amts. of gasoline now. Motorists react to Simon's proposal.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Benton, Nelson;
Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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