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Cost of Living #477336

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 21, 1974
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(Studio) Govt. reports cost of living jumps 1.1% in May. Nixon administration's optimistic predictions for inflation aren't panning out.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Inflation rate accelerates despite Nixon administration's predictions. Admin. predictions outlined.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

(Studio) Food price increases attributed to cost of living increases Fresh vegetables rise 19% in price.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(NYC) Fresh fruit prices rise 24%; details given. Consumers react to food price increases
REPORTER: Betty Rollin

(San Joaquin Valley, California) Lettuce prices have doubled. [Lettuce packer John DERDIVANIS - believes American consumer has excellent food prices compared to other cntrys.]
REPORTER: Gail Christian

(Studio) Lifesavers even increase from 10 cents to 15 cents per roll.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Christian, Gail;
Levine, Irving R.;
Rollin, Betty

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