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Oil Reserves / Elk Hills, California #27733

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 14, 1973
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(Studio) United States historically saves United States oil reserve lands for possible future military use, but administration seems favorable to releasing some oil reserves now to ease energy crisis.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Elk Hills, California) Oil reserve in California contains billions of gals. of oil. President wants field opened for production. [Chairperson Armed Services Committee Representative Edward HERBERT - states oil field can't be opened unless national defense endangered.] Congress to rule on possibility.
REPORTER: Dick Shoemaker

Reporter(s):
Reasoner, Harry;
Shoemaker, Dick
Duration:
00:02:20

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