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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 09, 1978
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(Studio) February wholesale price increase noted; details given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) Rise in poultry prices mentioned. [Wholesale sales manager Nich JANETIS - cites weather as reason for poultry prices.] Incrd. prices in other areas of food market noted. [Wholesale meat manager Clarence MILLER - describes meat price rises.] [Meat manager Seymour ALPERT - says mgrs. must absorb some of incrd. prices.] Agriculture Department reassessment of consumer price incr. predictions for year noted.
REPORTER: Chris Kelley

Cronkite, Walter;
Kelley, Chris

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