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Clothing Workers Protest #231838

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 11, 1974
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(Studio) Thousands of clothing workers stay off job portion of day to protest flood of cheap imports.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) In New York alone, 75% garment workers can't find jobs. South Korea 1 of major producers of American garments. Clothing workers want flow of foreign clothing into United States cut.
REPORTER: Betty Ann Bowser

(DC) Garment workers protest here, too. [Commerce Department spokesperson Seth BODNER - wants balanced agreement for United States and Korean workers.] [Amalgamated Clothing Workers, Howard SAMUEL - discusses way to avoid unemployment for garment workers in US.]
REPORTER: Betty Ann Bowser

(NYC) With unemployment rate at 6%, time running out to help garment worker.
REPORTER: Betty Ann Bowser

Bowser, Betty Ann;
Cronkite, Walter

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