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Snack Food Rebate / West Coast #239076

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 14, 1975
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(Studio) For some crunchy snack food lovers on West Coast, there's cash rebate.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Los Angeles, California) Class action suit filed to protest price fixing practices by some snack food mfrs. on West Coast. Mfrs. agree to refund up to $15 per family to those who say they bought their snack foods in California, Arizona, Nevada over 4-yr. period. [Consumer attorney Jack CORINBLIT - believes consumers will be honest.] [Claim processing manager Thomas COPELAND - says many claimants enclosed letters describing their heavy use of snack foods.] Settlement won't be final till after May 19 court session.

Dow, David;
Mudd, Roger

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