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Phone Strike #458748

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 13, 1971
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(Studio) Phone strike beginning despite telephone company's offer within 1% of workers' demands.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) [Communication workers President Joseph A. BEIRNE - says strike begins tomorrow; if telephone company met demands, strike would be needless.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Difference between offer and demands so small, strikers will lose more by striking than gain by eventual settlement.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Middletown, Ohio) Local workers strike day early because of harassment from supervisory personnel.

Brinkley, David;
Davis, Lou

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