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Coal Miners' Strike #44638

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 30, 1976
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(Studio) West Virginia coal miners continuation wildcat strike. Spreads to 7 states. Union leadership as well as court has told miners to go back to work; miners refuse.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Charleston, West Virginia) Reporter notes money being lost on all sides because of strike. Presidents of local unions called together in Charleston to hear UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) President Arnold Miller tell them to tell workers to go back to work. Miller meets reporters [MILLER - says miners know they need to go back to work.] Miners on scene seem to signal continuation of strike.
REPORTER: Jim Kincaid

Kincaid, Jim;
Reasoner, Harry

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