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US-Great Britain / Dollar / Trade / Football #292618

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 05, 1983
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(Studio) Increased strength of American dollar said causing crisis in West Europe.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(London, England) Dollar value said soaring. Bank scenes shown. West Germany, France said concerned over dollar's value. All foreign currencies said losing value. [Midland Bank spokesperson Derek KING - does not believe trend can be stopped.] Effect on American exporters noted. [US commercial attache Gerald MARKS - notes drop in sales of United States items.] American pro football said being launched in Europe; scenes shown. Game between Saint Louis Cardinals and Minnesota Vikings said slated for tomorrow.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

Fenton, Tom;
Rather, Dan

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