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Winter `78 #254707

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 19, 1978
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(Studio) Contd. snowstorms in South and Southwest noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Dallas, Texas) Conditions in Dallas, Oklahoma City, Little Rock and Houston, as well as thruout area, described.
REPORTER: Travis Lynn

(Studio) Correction on pronunciation of reporter's name given. Report on situation in Crystal City, Texas, where natural gas supply was cut off in fall because town refused to pay hiked price.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Crystal City, Texas) Living conditions of Gutierrez family given as example of situation in Crystal City. [Viola GUTIERREZ - cites concern for health of children.] Other exs. of conditions in city described. Federal grant to provide propane gas to some residents and upcoming exhaustion of funds detailed.
REPORTER: Eric Engberg

(Studio) Reopening of TVA's Athens, Alabama, nuclear plant after closing due to employee's overshoe dropping into reactor noted; details of case given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Engberg, Eric;
Lynn, Travis

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