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Canada / Winter Weather / Shoppers #243327

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 12, 1976
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(Studio) Cold air mass from Canada brings snow to New York and as far south as Texas and Kentucky; but air isn't only thing moving down from Canada.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Vancouver, Br. Columbia) Report on prices in Vancouver, British Columbia, vs. those in United States in places like Seattle, WA. Canadians cross Washington borders en mass each day to shop. Bellingham, WA, is example of town with influx of Canadians. [MAN - notes advantages of coming to United States to shop.] Amt. of shopping done in United States is cause of concern for Canada merchants and government [Vancouver Dot. Office director Hugh MAIN - talks about situation; says they tend to feel it's unpatriotic.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

Mudd, Roger;
Threlkeld, Richard

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