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Cold Weather / Crisis / Fuel Shortage #248578

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 21, 1977
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(Studio) Cumulative effects of cold weather given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Dayton, Ohio) Ohio Governor's state of emergency covers area served by Dayton Power and Light Company [Ohio energy agency spokesperson Robert RYAN - states how serious fuel shortage is.] Alternative fuel sources can t be transported because of frozen rivers. [President, Dayton school board, William GOODWIN - notes plans for staying open and effect of closing on athletes.] [Dayton Chamber of Commerce, Dudley KIRCHER - cites effects of crisis on businessmen and citizens.] State senate is investigating why Dayton is hit hardest by fuel shortage. [KIRCHER - predicts more Dayton-type crises in future if problem of energy not resolved.]
REPORTER: Don Webster

Cronkite, Walter;
Webster, Don

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