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Cattle Slaughter / Wisconsin #231354

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 15, 1974
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(Studio) National Farmers Organization behind cattle slaughter in WI. Farmers protest low price for cattle on market
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Curtiss, WI) [Farmer Lloyd HAMIL - says farmers forced to take this action.] [Farmer John SUDA - discusses last year's prices and public apathy to their plight.]
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

(Faribault, Minnesota) National Farmers Organization holds mtgs. all over cntry. last night and most vote to hold off killings for few weeks
REPORTER: Ike Pappas (WCCO-TV film)

(Mackinaw, Illinois) [NFO William KUHFUSS - doesn't believe cattle slaughter will help farmers get higher prices.]
REPORTER: Ike Pappas (WMBD-TV film)

(Curtiss, WI) Over 600 calves slaughtered.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

Cronkite, Walter;
Pappas, Ike

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