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Cattle Ind. #233365

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 13, 1974
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(Studio) Cattle industry spokesperson says temporary surplus of beef exists. Supermkts. must cut prices or force cattlemen out of business.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) Price of beef on hoof drops. Exs. of lowered beef prices outlined. Customers react to prices. Beef prices expected to rise again, however.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

(NYC) Mkts. advertise specials on meat. [Vice President Sloan's supermkts. Bill HECK - believes cattle held back to increase price at market, but now beef begins to reach market and prices lower.]
REPORTER: David Henderson

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry;
Henderson, David

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