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Last Convertibles #487994

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 21, 1976
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(Studio) Last American convertible made today.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Detroit, Michigan) Convertibles used to be very popular. Now the last manufacturer, Cadillac, stops making convertibles. [GM President E.M. ESTES - says not practical to make then.] History of convertible related; film clips shown. Plant that made last convertible shown. Cadillac produced 14,000 this year Boon crested by news they were going out of business [Cadillac div., general manager, Edward KENNARD - says car repd. happy period in American life.] Last convertible to stay at factory.
REPORTER: Frank Bourgholtzer

(Studio) Some people are storing Cadillacs away, hoping for doubled price later.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Bourgholtzer, Frank;
Chancellor, John

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