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CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 23, 1973
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(Studio) United States dollar drops in value on international money mkts. Gold prices now up to $95/oz. United States Treasury Department says there are no plans for further dollar devaluation. Jewelers say rise in gold prices making price of gold jewelry go up.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) [Jeweler Rose REITER - says industry waiting to see what will happen to gold prices.] [Jeweler Norm LANDSBERG - says because of flux in gold prices jewelers don't know whether to buy or sell. Things at standstill.] [Gold refiner Harry YARUSS - says consumer will have to pay higher prices.]
REPORTER: Richard Roth

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Roth, Richard
Duration:
00:02:40

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