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Musicians' Strike / New York City #237134

CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 13, 1975
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(Studio) Musicians' strike ends. New contract calls for 10% cut in walkers for each theater. Walkers are musicians paid even though theater doesn't need full orchestra.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Television commercial shown from "The Wiz." Strike cost $3.5 million in lost ticket sales. Related industries lost $50 million. Restaurants doing good business again. [MAN - answers telephone at Sardi's.] Box offices open; lines form for tickets. [WOMAN - says not worth it. I'm sick in the head.] Rehearsals begin. [Actor in "Chorus Line" - sings "Oh God, I need this show."]
REPORTER: Jim Kilpatrick

Cronkite, Walter;
Kilpatrick, Jim

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