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Cost of Living #227751

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 21, 1973
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(Studio) Cost of living up .8% in February
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Rises in prices of food, fuel and other commodities cited.
REPORTER: Hal Walker

(Studio) Shoppers react to food price rises.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Chicago, Illinois) [Shopper - says all food prices unreasonable.] [Shopper - says can only afford hamburger meat.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Miami Beach, Florida) [Shoppers - advocate meat boycott.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(NYC) [Shoppers - says people must eat but prices too high.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(DC) [Chairperson Council Econ. Advisers Herbert STEIN - says, in answer to question Senator Hubert Humphrey, that food prices will rise less slowly by end of year than are rising now.] [Cost of Living Council chief John DUNLOP - says takes time to change government agriculture policy from that of limiting food production to that of increasing it.]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Reporter(s):
Morton, Bruce;
Mudd, Roger;
Walker, Hal
Duration:
00:05:10

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