CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 01, 1973
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(Studio) Monthly retail food price check shows retail food price sharply incring.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(New York, New York) Groceries costing $20.01 in Mar. show 9.8% increase for 1 mo. August cost $22.57. Eggs, chicken, potatoes soar.
REPORTER: Sylvia Chase
(Atlanta, Georgia) Mar. total $20.00; August total $23.57.
REPORTER: Jed Duvall
(Chicago, Illinois) Eggs, bacon, chicken rise. Mar. total $19.99. 1 item on usual list unavailable, but total would have been $23.08. Without item $21.04.
REPORTER: Bill Plante
(Los Angeles, California) Chicken, ground beef, eggs climb in price. Mar. total $20.00; August total $21.64.
REPORTER: Harold Dow
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