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Coal Contract #231919

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 14, 1974
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(Studio) UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) council to vote on tentative contract settlement. Details of contract outlined. UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) President Arthur Miller confident miners will approve contract.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Cedar Grove, West Virginia) [Miner Bill TUCKER - compares sick day provision with provisions in steel and auto industry] [Wife of coal miner Pansy GAGICH - expresses disappointment over pension plan provision in contract.] [Miner Jimmy GORE - says he's glad tentative settlement reached.] Rank and file to vote on new contract next week

Cronkite, Walter;
Rabel, Ed

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