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UMW Shutdown / Kentucky Rally #478468

NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 23, 1974
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(Studio) UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) work shutdown ends with rally in Kentucky. Shutdown meant as memorial to miners, and had economy purpose.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Harlan, Kentucky) 2000 miners and union supporters march through town. Union trying to organization here. President, Arnold Miller, brought militancy to union. [MILLER - says more than 5 days absence to worry about if something not done. Stoppage depletes coal stockpiles.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Jamieson, Bob
Duration:
00:02:10

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