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(Studio) Strike at Wilson Foods Corporation reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(Albert Lea, Minnesota) Wilson bankruptcy and its effect on labor contract said at issue. [Ron BOYER - notes decrease in earnings.] Commodity Mkt. scenes shown. [Bankruptcy expert Robert GINSBERG - calls Wilson action anticipatory bankruptcy.] Companies' use of bankruptcy to protect selves against unions cited. [Larry LEE - notes his inability to use company's action as excuse for not paying on loans.] 1959 Wilson strike recalled. Scenes shown. [Julie BOYER - speaks of financial hardship.] Workers' despair noted.
REPORTER: Ray Brady
- Brady, Ray;
- Schieffer, Bob
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