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Memphis Firemen's Strike #259014

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 04, 1978
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(Studio) Memphis, Tennessee, firemen's reluctant return to work after 3-day strike reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Memphis, Tennessee) Details of strike and effects of fires occurring during it given. Contd. presence of National Guard during day noted. [Fireman Don STOCKS - says they return reluctantly, but will give mayor and city a chance.] Firemen's demands stated. City officials' chgs. that firemen set most of wkend. fires reported [Fireman R. G. COKER - denies firemen set fires that mayor and police director claim. Says firemen don't want to lose reputation with city residents.]

Mudd, Roger;
Rabel, Ed

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