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Farmers' Protest / Plains #46681

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 25, 1977
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(Studio) Report with regard to farmers' protest in Plains, Georgia, on day after Thanksgiving.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Plains, Georgia) Details of protest and reasons for it given. Feelings of farmers with regard to President Carter's action on farming matters noted. [Farmer Sonny MOODY - cites financial problems because of farm prices.] Proposed ntl. farmers strike on December 14 and support for it noted. [Albert WILDES - talks about strike.]
REPORTER: David Snell

(Studio) Comments of Agriculture Secretary Bob Bergland with regard to farmers' complaints and effect of strike on food prices stated.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Reasoner, Harry;
Snell, David;
Walters, Barbara

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