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Life of Truck Driver #468332

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 23, 1973
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(Studio) Truck driver's life described.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(No location given) [Driver Jim MORGAN - listens to country music; most drivers listen to cntry.] Several stations cater to truck drivers and cntry. music. [MORGAN - describes loneliness of job.] Truck driver can only drive 70 hrs. spread over 8 days; 8 hrs. of continuous rest follows drive. Morgan's family lives on farm near Winston-Salem, North Carolina. [MORGAN - describes seesaw life with family.]
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

Brokaw, Tom;
Kiker, Douglas

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