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Sugar Prices #29160

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 14, 1974
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(Studio) Sugar prices outrageous.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Luzon, Philippines) Sugar production not meeting demand; prices up.
REPORTER: Dick Shoemaker

(Oahu, Hawaii) Growers in Hawaii reaping huge profits from cane sugar production.
REPORTER: Dick Shoemaker

(Antelope Valley, California) [Sugar beet grower John FUSON - believes Americans too accustomed to cheap, plentiful foods. Doesn't think sugar unduly high.]
REPORTER: Dick Shoemaker

(Denver, Colorado) Great Western largest sugar beet processor in US; profits up 12 times over last year [Sugar company spokesperson Larry McGHEE - says % astounding, but profit isn't. Doesn't think company is gouging public.] Half sugar used by United States imported.
REPORTER: Dick Shoemaker

Shoemaker, Dick;
Smith, Howard K.

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