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Kennecott Shareholders Meeting / Curtiss-Wright / Ms. Grabner #498899

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 02, 1978
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(Studio) Discussions at Kennecott Copper Corporation shareholders' meeting reported to incl. vote on Curtiss-Wright's attempt to takeover Kennecott and other issues.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(NYC) Stkholders.' preparations to vote on board of dirs., choosing between team headed by Kennecott's Frank Milliken and team headed by Curtiss-Wright's Roland Berner, detailed. Interruption in proceedings by 81-yr.-old Hilda Grabner, of Lark, UT, to request that Kennecott not put her and neighbors out of homes on company land noted; attempts to shout her down mentioned. [WOMAN - says Ms. Grabner not shareholder and has no right to speak.] [Ms. GRABNER - says she and Lark residents are stkholders. in human lives. Hopes that by coming to NYC, they will get some positive action; asks if they can expect this.] Ms. Grabner's upcoming meeting with co. representatives and stkholders.' wait until May 16 to hear outcome of vote on dirs. stated.
REPORTER: Richard Hunt

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Hunt, Richard
Duration:
00:01:50

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