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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 17, 1975
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(Studio) Senator subcmtes. hold hearings with regard to gasoline production and gasoline price increase
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Capitol) Oil execs. testify. Arab oil embargo recalled. Senator Henry Jackson charge of price manipulation noted. Adlai Stevenson III charge of oil company power recalled. [Senator Charles PERCY - laments pre-hearing conclusions.] [JACKSON - responds.] Execs. deny production cut for price increases [Vice President Exxon USA, L.G. RAWL (sic) - explains price increase] [Vice President Mobil Oil, Allen MURRAY - responds to question with regard to shortage talk causing shortage.] Some Senators unconvinced.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

(Studio) Executive Vice President Mobil Oil tells Senate subcommittee Mobil legally gave $2 military to Italian political parties. Senator Frank Church questions Mobil's records.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Hager, Robert

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