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Natural Gas Shortage #28620

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 14, 1974
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(Studio) Officials say United States natural gas shortages to be severe this winter. FEA thinks supplies could be incrd. if government price regulations changed.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Central Texas) New wells in Texas won't solve nationwide natural gas shortage because natural gas from new wells to be sold in Texas only; gas price outside Texas regulated by federal government Federal Energy Administration leads fight to deregulate wellhead prices. [Senator Adlai STEVENSON - believes deregulation to hurt consumer considerably.] [Drilling contractor Bob COCKRELL - says amount natural gas drilling is up.]
REPORTER: Roger Peterson

Peterson, Roger;
Smith, Howard K.

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