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Cost of Living #469873

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 20, 1973
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(Studio) Cost of living for March up .8%. Food prices up 3% for now. Meat prices up 7%.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Chicago, Illinois) Meat boycott has failed to lower meat prices so far.

(Studio) AFL-CIO President George Meany says workers should strike for higher wages. United Rubber Workers presently bargaining with tire companies in Ohio.
REPORTER: John Dancy, John Chancellor

(Cincinnati, Ohio) Workers say want wages to keep up with rate of inflation. Union feels Nixon's 5 1/2% wage increase ceiling no longer in effect.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Dancy, John;
Levine, Irving R.
Duration:
00:04:50

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