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Clothing Ind. / Recession, Inflation #237015

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 08, 1975
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(Studio) Even with inflation and recession doing away with thousands of jobs, some workers feel responsibility toward other workers.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) In garment industry, amount of work shared. [Worker Vincent RUSSO - knows it would hurt him economically, but respects industry's belief in sharing work to help keep work force intact.] Garment workers not being laid off because they share work. [Clothing workers' union Sam KRIPPS - says industry stresses human feeling rather than rigid seniority rights.] [Clothing executive Harry ROTH - says industry to share work as long as possible.]
REPORTER: Foster Davis

Cronkite, Walter;
Davis, Foster

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