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Rail Strike #469025

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 07, 1973
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(Studio) Penn Central railroad threatened by strike called by United Trans. Union.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Cleveland, Ohio) Strike threatened because Penn Central wants to reduce crew sizes. [Union spokesperson George LEGGE - says doesn't want to strike but might have to.] Strike could put Penn Central out of business.

(Morrisville, Pennsylvania) [Penn Central trustee George BAKER - says railroad must have federal money to stay afloat under present conditions.] Long strike will cause much commuter hardship and may bankrupt RR.
REPORTER: George Lewis

Chancellor, John;
Davis, Lou;
Lewis, George

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