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CB Radios / Federal Communications Commission / New Channels #244113

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 31, 1976
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(Studio) Federal government now helping citizens to get on the air with CB radios.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Dallas, Texas) Federal Communications Commission is incring. CB channels because of so many CB's being bought. ["Gentleman JIM" - doesn't see need for 40 channels as individual CB'er needs only 3 or 4 at most.] CB'ers going to Hit Man's Radio Store in Dallas, Texas, sign in with their code names. ["Hit MAN" - says "40-Roger" to ques. of whether he's afraid of getting a "pig in the poke."] [G.R. NUGENT - feels more channels expand ability to talk to more people.] Further details of channel problems noted.
REPORTER: Eric Engberg

Engberg, Eric;
Mudd, Roger

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