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Economy / Wholesale Prices / Food Prices #258139

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 04, 1978
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(Studio) Rise in April wholesale prices noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Details of wholesale price increase given. Grain sales to USSR and China (PR) mentioned.
REPORTER: George Herman

(Studio) Update on market basket survey, begun 5 years ago, given. Shopping is done in 3 cities.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Report on contrast in New York City food costs between 1973 and 1978.
REPORTER: Mitchell Krauss

(Chicago, Illinois) Report on food price increases in Chicago.
REPORTER: Jackie Casselberry

(Los Angeles, California) Report on hike in food prices in Los Angeles.
REPORTER: Don Kladstrup

(Studio) Overall percentage figs. of market basket survey price increases examined.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Casselberry, Jackie;
Cronkite, Walter;
Herman, George;
Kladstrup, Don;
Krauss, Mitchell

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