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Phone Service #311852

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 31, 1986
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Report introduced.

(DC: Hampton Pierson) American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T)'s continued lead in long distance phone service over MCI and Sprint examined; background to breakup of American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) recalled. Scenes shown. [PEOPLE - comment.] [MCI Communications president Bert ROBERTS, US Sprint spokesperson Chris CLOUSER - claim victory over American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T). ] [Sec. analyst Jack GRUBMAN - describes American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T)'s aggressive advertising.]

Pierson, Hampton;
Spencer, Susan

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