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CBS Evening News for Monday, May 07, 1979
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(Studio) Implementation tomorrow of California's odd-even day gasoline rationing plan announced.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) Present situation at California gasoline stations noted. [PEOPLE - comment on alleged oil shortage.] [Atlantic Richfield Anthony PRUD'HOMME - says California's on a driving binge.] Possible reasons for California shortage stated. [Psychoanalyst Dr. Marshall CHERKAS - discusses irrationality of public response.] Role of Iranian cutoff and Alaska pipeline considered. Jerry Brown's rationing plan detailed. [James SCHLESINGER - comments on future gasoline shortage across nation] Decr. in Las Vegas hotel occupancy due to California situation cited as side effect.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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