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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 03, 1982
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(.) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Farmington, New Mexico) History of Osage Indians recalled; photograph shown. Role of OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) in reservation's oil industry discussed. [Osage spokesperson Sylvester TINKER - notes OPEC's impact on tribe.] [Chief George TALLCHIEF - comments.] Size of reservation noted. [Interior Department spokesperson Ken SMITH - est. amount of nation's wealth in Indian land.] Navaho coal wealth examined. [Navajo chairperson Peter MacDONALD - comments ] Atlantic Richfield's business relationship with Navajos explained. [MacDONALD - notes Navajo business reputation.]
REPORTER: Steve Kroft

Kroft, Steve;
Rather, Dan

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