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Oatmeal Wars #318318

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 04, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Chicago, Illinois: Frank Currier) Popularity of oatmeal featured. [WOMAN - likes oatmeal.] United States farmers mentioned not growing enough oats. [Representative Dan GLICKMAN - criticizes importing of grain.] Oatmeal wars discussed; scenes shown from Quaker and General Mills' television commercials. [Quaker Oats Company spokesperson Ron BOTTRELL - wants people to eat oatmeal.] Oats shortages detailed. [General Mills spokesperson Craig SHULSTAD - comments on grain shortages.] [PEOPLE - comment on oatmeal.]

Currier, Frank;
Rather, Dan

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