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CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 26, 1982
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(Studio) Importance of high technology to California's Silicon Valley region noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(San Jose, California) Inability of unemployed migrants such as Dennis and Brenda Slape to find work in Silicon Valley due to demand for high technology skills examined. [SLAPE'S - discuss their job-hunting efforts.] [Salvation Army spokesperson Peg SHELTON - notes number of families living in substandard conditions due to unempl. organization's inability to help everyone.] [Rosella INGRAM - comments on response to her meal giveaway.] [Peter LEVIN - describes survival methods.] [Brenda SLAPE - would like house for Christmas.] Depression and dust bowl era recalled.
REPORTER: Barry Petersen

Petersen, Barry;
Rather, Dan

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