ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 20, 1973
View other clips in this broadcast →
(Studio) Cost of living up in March .9%. Meat prices up 4.8%. AFL-CIO President George Meany suggests unions strike for higher wages.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(Kearny, New Jersey) Meat sales are back to normal after boycott, but shoppers buying more ham and cheaper meat cuts.
REPORTER: Gregory Jackson
(Powder Springs, Georgia) Chicken prices up and will continue to rise because of increasing demand.
REPORTER: David Snell
(Chicago, Illinois) Neumann family observed meat boycott. Now are having meatless days. [Michele NEUMANN - says tries to fix meals with sufficient amounts protein.] [Jerry NEUMANN - says family saves money by eating less meat, but other prices now rising too.]
REPORTER: John Drury
(Los Angeles, California) Meat boycott leaders say many people still observing boycott. [Lillian MILLER - says many families having meatless meals Tuesday and Thursday] [June DONAVAN - says thinks boycott will result in government action.]
REPORTER: Dick Shoemaker
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.