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Food Prices / Boycott #24938

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 16, 1973
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(Studio) President consumer adviser Virginia Knauer offers advice on how to keep grocery budget down.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) [KNAUER - says to make out grocery list and stick to it. Avoid impulse buying.]

(NYC) Consumer groups forming to boycott beef. Activists include former consumer adviser Betty Furness. [Representative Benjamin ROSENTHAL - announces beginning of national boycott beef and pork.] [FURNESS - says food prices too high. Fish as high as beef.] [Executive Vice President Grand Union Company Emerson BRIGHTMAN - says system should be changed so farmers will grow more.]
REPORTER: Bill Brannigan

Brannigan, Bill;
Gill, Bill;
Reasoner, Harry

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