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Economy #498557

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 28, 1978
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(Studio) Consumer price rise in March reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Hsing., food cited. Beef especially noted; likewise, fruit, electricity, furniture, clothing. Steel and coal wage increases considered as factors in hike. Carter goal said- likely unattainable.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

(DC) Continue rise of beef, with some leveling off noted. Lettuce shortage cited.

(Ventura Cnty., California) Ventura Cnty., California, film shown. Rains, wind blamed for small orange harvest. Lettuce problem cited; especially lettuce rotted by rain. [Grower Ed WILLIAMS - explains problem of planting due to rain.] General situation summarized.

Chancellor, John;
Hart, John;
Levine, Irving R.;
Neal, Roy

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