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(Studio) At world food conf., United States delegates angry because President Ford fails to answer their appeal for grain aid to starving cntrys. Senators Hubert Humphrey, George McGovern, Richard Clark press Ford to action.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Rome, Italy) [HUMPHREY - believes American people want to help starving cntrys. as never before.] Emergency request sent to Ford 4 days ago. [CLARK - says unless promise of grain arrives in next day, other cntrys. won't be able to match amount from their government] [Bangladesh delegate Amir UL-ISLAM - plans to return to own cntry.; conference hasn't helped his cntry.] Conf. shows little progress toward concrete answers to hunger problem.
REPORTER: Charles Collingwood
- Collingwood, Charles;
- Cronkite, Walter
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