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Truckers Strike #264462

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jun 17, 1979
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(Studio) Report with regard to independent truckers' strike given. Expectation that strike should begin to affect food supplies by Wednesday noted.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Atlanta, Georgia) Truck race in Atlanta, Georgia, featured. [Truck driver Ken FARMER - explains reason for racing.] [Truck driver Chris WESLING - states reason he feels racing won't be dangerous.] [NHTSA director Joan CLAYBROOK - gives federal government's reasons for trying to stop race.] Scenes of race shown. 1st place winner said to be Mike Adams.

Dean, Morton;
Rabel, Ed

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