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(Studio) Minnesota man to become millionaire because of collecting old tires.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Andover, Minnesota) Cecil Heidelberger began collecting tires during World War II and continued to do so; now has 20 acres of them in Andover, Minnesota. [HEIDELBERGER - notes everyone thought he was crazy.] Now he'll make money off tires. [HEIDELBERGER - will be millionaire.] Tires are source of oil, and rubber in them can be used to make coal burn hotter. Oklahoma man to buy tires for processing to use for energy. [HEIDELBERGER - says everything should be recycled.]
REPORTER: Eric Burns
- Burns, Eric;
- Chancellor, John
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