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Standard Oil of California / Arab States #230212

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 06, 1973
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(Studio) In Middle E. conflict, United States endorses Israel usually, but Standard Oil of California publicly announces support for Arabs.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Los Angeles, California) Standard Oil of California so worried over gas shortage it asks employees and stkholders. to support Arabs. Arab states representatives only major source of oil that can meet United States needs. Standard Oil offices defaced after public request. Several Jewish organizations join together for boycott against Standard products [Jewish leader Si FRUNKIN - says Standard Oil and Arab states representative business greed.] Standard refuses interview but is disappointed with reaction against Standard.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Drinkwater, Terry;
Mudd, Roger

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