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Oil. Ind. / Government / Energy Crisis #227067

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 07, 1973
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(Studio) Nixon administration requests oil refineries make 15% cut in amts. of gasoline sent to distributors. Oil industry up in arms.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Oil industry insists more heating oil and diesel fuel can't be refined. Oil industry's reasons behind refusal outlined. [Gulf Oil Vice President Jack BURKE - insists incrd. distillate production not technically feasible.] [Attorney Martin LOBEL - believes industry isn't producing more heating oil because higher profits can be made more easily on gasoline production.] Gulf officials project daily revenue loss.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

Mudd, Roger;
Schakne, Robert

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