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Economy / Textile Imports #303406

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Apr 06, 1985
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(Studio) United States textile imports last year reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(McMinnville, Tennessee) Impact of foreign textile imports on United States industry noted illustrated by closing of Formfit Rogers apparel plant here. [Eddie KRENK - fears for industry's future.] [Joyce COPE - cites need for job.] American Textile Mfrs. Institution's analysis of problem outlined; McMinnville's program to encourage United States textiles described. [USA-I organization Ray MOORE - explains purpose of program.] [Disc JOCKEY - appeals to laid-off workers to help in mail campaign] Wal Mart's similar campaign mentioned. [Edna LEDBETTER - feels future must be preserved.]
REPORTER: Peter Van Sant

Van Sant, Peter;
Schieffer, Bob

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