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CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 20, 1981
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(Studio) "Lou Grant" mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Winston-Salem, North Carolina) Reporter Paul Slater's objection to evolution of newsroom examined; his career with Winston-Salem, North Carolina, "Sentinel" noted. [SLATER - equates newspapers with banks.] Slater's objection said stemming from technical innovations introduced in his newsroom; details given. [Managing editor Fred FLAGLER - notes Slater's refusal to use Selectric typewriter.] Slater's antipathy to technology outlined. [Reporters Janet FOX, Paul HASKINS - respect Slater's decision.] [FLAGLER - says Slater can take his typewriter with him.]

Olsen, Pam;
Schieffer, Bob

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