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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 15, 1979
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(Studio) Apparent failure of Governor Jerry Brown's odd-even gasoline rationing plan in California noted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Los Angeles, California) Situation at California gasoline stations said as serious as before implementation of rationing system. Brown's meeting with President Carter tomorrow cited. [BROWN - comments on meeting with Carter.] Brown's invocation of emergency order, forcing gasoline stations to remain open on wkends., cited. Films shown. Difficulty in enforcement of order examined. [Stn owner Terry TRIMBLE - notes authorities don't work wkends and neither will he; states difficulties in being station owner.] Effect of gasoline crisis on other aspects of California economy discussed. [John WOLFE - cites decr in restaurant business] Attendance at Auto Expo stated.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Drinkwater, Terry;
Mudd, Roger

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