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Economy / Consumer Prices #498082

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 28, 1978
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(Studio) February rise in consumer prices noted, as well as that for January Beef price rise mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Chicago, Illinois) Disproportion in supply and demand in beef industry at present noted; is allowing cattlemen like Herb Albers of Wisner, Nebraska, to recoup losses of last few years [ALBERS - says this is caused by inflation and prices will be higher in next few years] Other details given with regard to increase in beef prices.
REPORTER: Al Johnson

(Studio) Results of NBC News-AP poll with regard to public opinion on inflation and unemployment reported.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Report on effect of inflation on Kathy and Bill Jepson since marriage in 1969. Cost of apt. in Washington, DC in 1969 contrasted to cost of home in Crofton, MD, now, as well as price increases elsewhere and inflation's effect on income.
REPORTER: Tom Pettit Unsigned sketches

(Studio) Agriculture Department increase in estimate of food price rise for year noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John;
Johnson, Al;
Pettit, Tom

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