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Christmas Shopping #496796

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 24, 1978
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(Studio) 1st day of Christmas shopping reported Inflation considered.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Chicago, Illinois) Shoppers at J.C. Penney store filmed. Sales said good except for large appliances. [WOMAN - speaks of price increases] [J.C. Penney manager Scott FRAHLICH - expects good season.] Practical items said favored; credit sales up.
REPORTER: Norma Quarles

(Boston, Massachusetts) Sales at Filene's featured. [WOMAN - loves day after Thanksgiving sale.] [Filene's president Franklin SIMON - predicts record sales.]
REPORTER: Gerald Harrington

(Houston, Texas) Sakowitz store in Houston featured. Expensive merchandise said characteristic of store. Items shown.
REPORTER: Arthur Lord

Harrington, Gerald;
Lord, Arthur;
Quarles, Norma;
Savitch, Jessica

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