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Private Railroad #291387

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 07, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Westfield, Massachusetts) Pvt. railroad Pioneer Valley featured. [Company SPOKESPERSON - notes small company can do jobs rejected by major railroads.] [Company SPOKESPERSON - feels small lines are competitive with trucks.] [BUSINESSMAN - notes Pioneer's presence saved company from relocating.] [Trainman Larry BATES - praises small operation.] [Engineer Michael RYAN - agrees.] History of short-line railroads recalled; photos shown. No. currently existing mentioned. [Company SPOKESPERSON - is pleased with company's progress.]
REPORTER: Andrea Naverson

Reporter(s):
Naverson, Andrea;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:40

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