CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 01, 1974
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(Studio) Independent truckers strike; violence occurs.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Woodbridge, New Jersey) Dozens of truckers stop gasoline shipments to N.E.
REPORTER: David Henderson
(N. Lima, Ohio) Truckers react to strike; many comply with requests to shut off trucks in effort to stop violence.
REPORTER: Richard Roth
(Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) Governor Milton Shapp places National Guard on alert. Many truckers travel in groups to ward off violence. Teamsters insist truckers work; Steel Hauler's Association says truckers should strike.
REPORTER: Bob McNamara
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