CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 18, 1981
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(Studio) Resistance to martial law in Poland reported Yugoslav press said rpting. farmer resistance by withholding food supplies.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(London, England) Polish television scenes shown. Rptd. resistance contrasted with normalcy reports on TV. Foreigners leaving Poland said rpting. clashes in Silesia. [Nicholas KRISTOF - tells of army invasion of Krakow plant.] Gdansk situation reported Scenes shown. Food shortages noted. TV report of factory Christmas party noted. Reactions in West Europe reported USSR said holding off unless Polish army can't contain situation.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton
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