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Economy #258966

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 28, 1978
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(Studio) June consumer price figs. reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Details given about consumer prices for June. Admin. predictions for year noted. [Econ. adviser Charles SCHULTZE - says anti-inflation program not in trouble, but must be worked at continually.] Federal Reserve chairperson William Miller's call for Social Security tax and minimum wage increases to be postponed reported.
REPORTER: Neil Strawser

(Queens, New York) Report on surge in purchases and prices in used cars. [Car dealer Larry KATZ - notes customers' turn to used cars due to new car prices.] [Customer Nathaniel WILDS - is dodging insurance rates with used car.] Incrs. in used car prices outlined. [Eddie O'KANE - doesn't talk with anyone who has priced car too high.]

(Studio) Record high prices for gold in Europe and New York City reported Contd. dollar devaluation against Swiss franc and Japanese yen noted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Brady, Ray;
Mudd, Roger;
Strawser, Neil

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