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Railroads / Conrail #492951

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 31, 1977
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(Studio) Report on federal project to repair train track from Washington, DC through New York City to Boston. Project begins today with Transport. Secretary Brock Adams there to watch. (Film shown.)
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Studio) 1 year ago government set up Conrail to take 6 bankrupt RR's and make them work.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(No location given) Report on Conrail's progress. [MAN - says his work area does all right, better than before.] Conrail has cut work at some yards. [2nd MAN - says men depressed with regard to job cuts.] Even with problems, Conrail seems to have had smooth start.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John;
Hager, Robert

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