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Gasoline Allocation / Simon, Governors Meet #30241

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 21, 1974
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(Studio) President believes gasoline rationing can be avoided. Energy czar William Simon meets with group of govs. to discuss fuel allocation and long gas lines.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) [SIMON - admits problems exist with allocation system.] Maryland Governor Marvin Mandel insists fuel allocation plan isn't working. [MANDEL - believes court proceedings to prove allocation system can't work; readjustment needed.] Oil companies confused over emergency allocation system ordered by Simon for 20 states earlier in week
REPORTER: Roger Peterson

Reporter(s):
Peterson, Roger;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:02:00

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