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Gasoline Distribution Plans / Oregon / Tyson's Corner, Virginia #233271

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 08, 1974
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(Studio) At least 7 states adopt Oregon plan for gasoline distribution.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Portland, OR) Oregon plan works extremely well. Details of plan outlined. Drivers react enthusiastically. [Dealer spokesperson Wayne BOWLBY - thinks long lines would return if plan abandoned. Recommends plan as national answer to gasoline shortage.] Federal energy czar William Simon recommends Oregon plan to other states.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

(Studio) Oregon Governor Tom McCall credits gasoline distribution plan to assistant Don. Jarvey. Other ingenious schemes for gasoline distribution exist.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Tyson's Corner, Virginia) Stn. manager Robert Harrington takes limited number of customers on advance purchase program. Plan outlined. [HARRINGTON - says he earns interest on money received in advance purchase plan.]
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

Reporter(s):
Benton, Nelson;
Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry
Duration:
00:03:50

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