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CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 10, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Domestic oil and gas Prices since 1973 compared with production for same time period; graph shown. Exploratory drilling since 1973 compared in light of results; statistics listed on screen. [Oil consultant M. King HUBBERT - comments.] Position of oil execs. on windfall profits tax and oil exploration outlined. [Texaco executive vice president Alfred DeCRANE, Junior - comments.] Results of 3 major oil searches in recent years noted; locations given, map shown. [DeCRANE - comments.] Expense of new oil recovery techniques, such as that being experimented with by Getty Oil in California, noted; details given.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

Mudd, Roger;
Schakne, Robert

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