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Fuel Shortages / New York City #468431

NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 28, 1973
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(Studio) Energy czar William Simon to oversee allocation of all petroleum products by January 15. Gasoline production to be cut 20%; New York City motorists experience difficulty in finding gasoline.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(NYC) Motorists react to long gasoline lines. Gasoline stkpiling. occurs as shortages worsen.
REPORTER: Richard Hunt

(Studio) In West states, panic gasoline buying begins.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) If gasoline shortages force widespread waiting at pumps, DC officials would activate stand-by rationing plan. [Rationing chief John HILL - explains system.]
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

Chancellor, John;
Hunt, Richard;
Levine, Irving R.

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