CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 01, 1981
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(Studio) Econ. impact along Mississippi River of last year's dry weather noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Memphis, Tennessee) Drought's impact on Mississippi River water level examined; films shown. Efforts of Coast Guard and Army Corps of Engineers outlined. [Corps. spokesperson Colonel William RENO - comments on Missouri and Ohio river systems.] Econ. importance of Mississippi River noted.
REPORTER: Sam Ford (WREG-TV film/tape)
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