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Food / Monthly Grocery Store Checks #232817

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 01, 1974
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(Studio) President and economy advisers warn of incring. prices. Grocery store checks prove warning necessary.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Grocery items rise 5.2% in 1 month March 1973 - $20.01; February `74 - $22.09
REPORTER: Sharron Lovejoy

(Atlanta, Georgia) March `73 - $20.00; February 1, `74 - $23.02 February's items show 15% increase since last March.
REPORTER: Bruce Hall

(Chicago, Illinois) All staples increase March `73 - $19.99; February 1, `74 - $24.00. 20% increase since last year noted.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Los Angeles, California) March `73 - $20.00; February 1 - $21.97. Items increase 10% in past year

Cronkite, Walter;
Dow, David;
Hall, Bruce;
Lovejoy, Sharron;
Plante, Bill

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