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Yorktown #273887

CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 19, 1981
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(Studio) President Reagan's comparison of nation's current economy problems with situation faced 200 years ago reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Yorktown, Virginia) President Reagan and President Francois Mitterrand noted attending celebration of joint US-French victory here in War of Independence. [REAGAN - comments on Greece possibly withdrawing from NATO.] Sec. arrangements described. [MITTERRAND - (thru interpreter) calls for commitment to Third World.] [REAGAN - notes victory of ideal at site.] Reagan and Mitterrand noted remaining at odds on French arms sales to Libya and France-Mexico rebels in El Salvador; upcoming North-S. summit mentioned.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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