CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 25, 1978
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(Studio) Postal Service failing efforts to win court injunction to block threatened mail strike next week reported Rejection of contract by largest postal workers union, as well as letter carriers and 3rd union, noted. Report on major league baseball umpires' walkout.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(NYC) Details given about umpires' jobs and grievances they are listing in walkout. Films shown. [Umpires' attorney Richard PHILLIPS - thinks fans appreciate what umpires go through on playing field.] [American League president Lee MacPHAIL - calls walkout irresponsible.] Provisions for umpiring at afternoon game in Toronto described.
REPORTER: David Culhane
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