CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 23, 1981
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) 3 major auto manufacturers reported announcing worst slump in car sales in years; layoffs and shutdowns detailed.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Silver Bell, Arizona) Asarco reported shutting down copper mine in Silver Bell, Arizona, and evicting workers from company hsing.; company noted blaming economy. Plight of worker Bob Lester and family cited. [LESTER - reacts to news; feels angry that only small seem to suffer.]
REPORTER: Linda Douglass
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.