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Memphis, Tennessee / Fires / Strike #499806

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 02, 1978
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(Studio) State of emergency declared in Memphis, Tennessee, as fires rage while firemen strike. National Guard said called out; curfew imposed. Arson suspected.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Memphis, Tennessee) Film of fires shown; over 200 said reported Chg. of two striking firemen with arson reported Damages said in $ millions. [MAN - complains of strike.] Strike said continuing. [Striking fireman Ted NELSON - says strike has to be.]
REPORTER: Al Johnson (Taped by WMC-TV, Memphis, Tennessee)

(Studio) Court hearing in Memphis to request court order sending firemen back to work said set.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

Savitch, Jessica

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