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Obsidian, Idaho / Progress #229575

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 23, 1973
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(Studio) Obsidian, ID, picked out for criticism because of ugliness.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Obsidian, ID) Govt. intends to make available more recreational land to tourists. Obsidian to become extinct in the federal rezoning of private land. Citizens not happy. [Resident Mrs. R. O. FARRELL - believes residents won't accept government interference. Full-time residents think they're being booted off land for tourists to come for 2 mos. each year] Property owners ;to be compensated. Postmaster Jim Decker believes govt unfair. Says big cities much uglier than Obsidian.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Drinkwater, Terry;
Mudd, Roger

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