NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 15, 1978
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Studio) Strike by nonunion steel truck drivers reported Fraternal Association of Steel Haulers (FASH) strike as Teamster drivers continue work. Violent acts noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) Effects of violence reported in voice-over, apparently by nonstriking driver. [Truckdriver Tom BUTLER - says independent unions need more money.] Pittsburgh incidents noted. [FASH president Bill HILL - speaks to recruit support in Buffalo.] [Ind. Truckers Association William SCHAFFER - calls FASH a dying outfit.] Some nonstriking drivers said parking rigs due to violence. Effect of strike on steel deliveries considered.
REPORTER: Jim Scott (WIIC-TV tape) (WGR-TV tape)
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.