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Vermont / Apple Picking #280455

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 14, 1982
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(Studio) Vermont unemployment rate noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Middlebury, VT) Use of Jamaican immigrants for fruit picking here and residents' refusal to do such work examined. [Employment service spokesperson Stuart VERCHEREAU - is disappointed in unemployed's response.] Details of job outlined. [WOMAN - dismisses job due to use of ladder.] [Dan FLANDERS - is pleased to be working.] [Jamaican liaison ofr. Earle WHITE - notes Jamaicans' motivation.] [Bill THOMPSON - won't accept anything under $8 an hour] American's efforts to sell apples during Great Depression recalled.
REPORTER: Steve Young

Rather, Dan;
Young, Steve

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