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Saint Joseph's Strike / Tennessee #443923

NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 29, 1969
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(Studio) Union leaders end 12-wk. strike against Saint Joseph's Hospital. Black workers accept Bishop's plan and try to return to jobs.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Memphis, Tennessee) 100 strikers line up to take jobs back. Believed all to be taken back, no reprisals and hospital willing to negotiate.] [Hospital Attorney Samuel WEINTRAUB - says no negotiations but all will be reinstated.] Hospital to take workers back as needed; other workers were hired. Issue was union recognition. Hospital says union vote must include all employees; major of workers are white.
REPORTER: Charles Quinn

Huntley, Chet;
Quinn, Charles

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