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Canton Whistle #28259

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 02, 1974
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(Studio) Big whistle at International Harvester plant in Canton, Illinois, becomes source of disagreements.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Canton, Illinois) Because of complaints, International Harvester voluntarily retires whistle. Cantonites upset by change in life pattern; petition set in motion to restore whistle. [Lee ALLAMAN - explains whistle's importance to lifestyles in Canton.] Canton's radio station, WBYS, plays recordings of Canton whistle at appropriate times. [International Harvester Company Robert NELSON - shares complaints against closing down whistle with ABC.]
REPORTER: Jim Kincaid

Kincaid, Jim;
Smith, Howard K.

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