NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 24, 1969
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(Studio) Cost of living rising faster than in 18 years Increase larger than 10% per year Pay increases wiped out.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(NYC) Elderly on fixed income hardest hit by inflation. [John PEYTON - says can't pay for haircut. Gets slightly damaged food free. Gets clothes very cheap at 2nd hand store.] [Mrs. Pauline KOTCH - cites high food prices. Asks why elderly should be 3rd rate citizens.]
REPORTER: Liz Trotta
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