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Strip Mining / Wyoming #234908

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 18, 1974
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(Studio) Strip mining bill survives preliminary test in House Interior Committee, but bill's manager Representative Morris Udall believes he faces some opposition.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Gillette, Wyoming) Strip mining in Wyoming shown. [Mayor Clifford DAVIS - explains he sold land to strip miners.] Gillette already famous in psychologists' world. In 1960's psychologist probed effect of small oil boom on town's spirit. Boom town syndrome beginning all over again for Gillette. [DAVIS - believes town will be confused for 5 years before town's facilities catch up with boom.]
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Drinkwater, Terry;
Mudd, Roger

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